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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.

Youth Movement: The Extreme Version

March 28, 2007
Holly St. Lifer

The Kids Are Alright

March 28, 2007
Emily Bazelon

Will Community Colleges Save California?

March 28, 2007
Ruben Lizardo