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No matter what area you care most about, consider this: Children, teens and communities thrive when we recognize that development cuts across domains, settings, and disciplines. It's all related—a family's struggle with finances can affect a child's health; what a teen does after school has a big impact on how well he or she learns, and several longitudinal studies show that when states invest in early learning, they spend less in special education and juvenile justice services.

Rainbow's End?

June 23, 2003
Rob Capriccioso

Hip-Hop vs. Lock-up

June 23, 2003
David Hill

The Homework Ate My Family

June 23, 2003
Romesh Ratnesar