Ready by 21’s core principle is that, to improve outcomes for young people, leaders need to organize themselves into Broad Partnerships that take responsibility for Big Goals and use Better Data to identify and align the Bold Actions that are necessary to change conditions and improve lives.
To increase the effectiveness of leaders from the clubhouse to the statehouse, Ready by 21 offers:
Within the four Building Blocks for Effective Change, the Forum has identified 14 critical standards to carry out that change (listed below). More about each of these standards and the four building blocks can be found in the Toolkits section.
We offer a range of tools and services – solutions – designed to not only assess the current capacity of communities and networks to carry out change, but to guide their efforts in making improvements in all these areas. These tools range from free, do-it-yourself learning opportunities to comprehensive services packages of long-term and intensive technical assistance.