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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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Early Ed’s 10 Hot Spots to Watch in 2013

January 11, 2013
Lisa Guernsey, Anne Hyslop, Clare McCann, Alex Holt, Laura Bornfreund

Hear Our Voice: A Children’s/Youth Inaugural Address

January 17, 2013
SparkAction, Children's Leadership Council

State Wins for Afterschool: Summer 2013

June 19, 2013
Jen Rinehart

Head Start Impact Study

December 21, 2012

State Successes in Juvenile Justice: Ohio, Texas & Connecticut

August 6, 2013
Jan Richter, Alison Waldman

Immigration Reform: Will the DREAM Become Reality in 2013?

January 29, 2013
A SparkAction Summary
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