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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.

Taking Latinos from the Streets to the Polls

September 25, 2006
Paloma Esquivel

Not in Our Nombre

March 20, 2006
Celina De Leon