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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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Top Youth Activism Victories of 2008

December 27, 2008
Kristina Rizga, Jamilah King, Tomas Palermo

Best WireTap Stories of 2008

December 22, 2008
The Editors

Students Occupy The New School

December 18, 2008

It's Easy Being Green

December 18, 2008
Center For American Progress Staff

(Podcast) When We're Not Working

December 18, 2008
Gavin Leonard, Matt Ryan

The Bush Education Legacy

December 18, 2008

(Video) Brooklyn Go Hard

December 18, 2008

Changing the Odds for Children at Risk: An Interview with Susan B. Neuman

December 16, 2008
Claus von Zastrow, Public School Insights.org

Silenced in the Classroom

December 15, 2008
Seth Wessler
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