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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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Risky Business

August 31, 2007
Jessica Weisberg

Rape, Pillage, and Ignore

August 29, 2007
Suemedha Sood

Know Your Judges!

August 28, 2007
Scott Thill

America's Safest Big City Sours

August 27, 2007
Charisse Domingo

Education Among the Devastation

August 25, 2007
Nicole McClelland

Murder Was the Case

August 22, 2007
Matthew Birkhold

Future Civil Rights: Next Move Is Ours

August 15, 2007
Biko Baker

Hip-Hop Rebuffs NCLB

August 14, 2007
Mari Rice

Opinion: To Snitch, or Not To Snitch

August 9, 2007
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Jam The Phone Lines

August 9, 2007
Anastasia Goodstein
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