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Saturday, December 1, 2012
The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts, designed to revitalize the role of literature in American culture and to encourage citizens to read for pleasure and enlightenment.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Alexandria stands as an example of why more communities are developing youth master plans, even when not faced with a crisis.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
When it comes to improving the quality of afterschool programs, managers hold the key.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
How can we sustain effective school improvement efforts and bring them to scale? Those are two of the big questions that the "i3 Learning Community" is grappling with.
Thursday, November 1, 2012
How can afterschool programs engage families to support middle school transitions?
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Six communities have launched a Ready by 21 initiative that uses local data in new ways to help get young people on the path to success.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Young people should play a crucial role in reforming the education system, and a panel of experts explained how at a recent national gathering of school and afterschool leaders.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
At the Bridge Conference, Charles Smith, executive director of the David P. Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality, talked about how quality improvement systems can make a difference for child and youth outcomes.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Is college worth the cost? As tuitions rise, more and more people are asking that question.
Sunday, October 21, 2012
A new report provides some guidance on what it means to be career ready.