Children's Cabinet Network - Publications

A listing of all current publications related to Children's Cabinet Network.

Title Publishing Date Description
2015 Ready by 21 State Policy Survey: Child and Youth Policy Coordinating Bodies in the U.S. May 25, 2016

The 2015 Ready by 21 State Policy Survey: Child and Youth Policy Coordinating Bodies in the U.S. is the nation's only survey of state child and youth policy coordinating bodies (e.g., children's cabinets, early childhood councils and P-20/P-16 education councils.) The survey assesses coordinating bodies in the areas of partnerships, goals, data, accomplishments and challenges.

Ready by 21 State Policy Survey 2013 February 26, 2014

The Ready by 21 State Policy Survey: Child and Youth Policy Coordinating Bodies in the U.S. is the nation's only survey of state child and youth policy coordinating bodies (e.g., children's cabinets, early childhood councils and P-20/P-16 education councils.) The survey assesses coordinating bo

Improving Outcomes for Disconnected Youth August 14, 2012

That's the advice the Forum for Youth Investment gave the U.S. Department of Education as it sought input about effective practices and strategies to improve outcomes for disconnected youth. The department's Request for Information also asked about legislative and regulatory barriers that inhibit states and localities from serving this population as well as they could.

What's in Your Cabinet? February 16, 2012

In the face of budget cuts that threaten to erode crucial supports for children and youth, some state agencies have found a promising mechanism for increasing efficiency while maintaining or even improving supports for young people: Children’s Cabinets.

Energizing a Children’s Cabinet in Time of Change July 22, 2011

How do you continue the work of a children's cabinet when your state gets a new governor? Florida handled that challenge by reinvigorating its Children and Youth Cabinet with a full-day retreat.

Groundbreaking Research on State Coordination of Child and Youth Policies June 15, 2011

While child and youth coordinating bodies such as Children’s Cabinets, P-20 Councils, and Early Childhood Councils are critical in providing seamless, effective and efficient services to children and youth, there is little research on them.

Leaders Honored for Helping Youth be ‘Ready by 21’ June 8, 2011

June 8, 2011

Washington, D.C. – At a time when budget cuts are slashing into youth programs around the country, The Forum for Youth Investment today honored policymakers who are taking action to help prepare our nation’s young people for successful adulthood.

New Mexico Children's Cabinet 2011 Report Card & Budget Report February 1, 2011

The New Mexico Children's Cabinet released its 2011 Report Card & Budget Report. This is the seventh iteration of the document, which has garnered national recognition for its innovation.

Input for the Strategic Plan for Federal Youth Policy January 31, 2011

The Forum responded to a request for public comment regarding the development of a national strategic plan for federal youth policy. The call was issued by the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs, which is chaired by the US Department of Health and Human Services.

Maine Governor's Children's Cabinet Brochure October 21, 2010

Learn more about the Maine Children's Cabinet by checking out their brochure! You may read or print the brochure using the links below.