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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.

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No Degree, and No Way Back to the Middle

May 24, 2005
Timothy Egan

The view beyond Washington

May 30, 2005
Jean Johnson

Head Start study finds limited effects

June 9, 2005
Cheryl Wetzstein

A Natural Learning Environment

June 27, 2005
Andrea Grazzini

Half of teens say school's unsafe

January 1, 2005
Alvin P. Sanoff

Perceptions of Threat

September 22, 2005
Edith Chen

Spotlight on Katrina

January 1, 2005
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