Children's Cabinet Network - Publications

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

Title Publishing Date Description
ROI for Reconnecting Opportunity Youth in Each Congressional District March 28, 2017

Providing federal funding for opportunity youth (16-24 year olds who are not in school and can’t find a job) is not just the right thing to do; it is also good for each district's bottom line.

2016 Collective Impact Policy Summit September 15, 2016

This past July, the Forum for Youth Investment hosted the 2016 Collective Impact Policy Summit, a collaboration between multiple national organizations, bringing together federal, state, and local leaders to share their work across levels and siloes of government.

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.

Two-Generation Approaches May 1, 2016
There is a growing recognition that traditional investments that focus solely on adults or children constrain
potential impacts by not engaging with families holistically to support and sustain growth and opportunity. By
contrast, two-generation or dual-generation approaches address the challenge of intergenerational poverty
Transforming Government, Transforming Communities April 15, 2016
Collective Impact Policy Summit 2015 January 21, 2016

The Collective Impact Policy Summit brought together state and local leaders who are engaged in innovative thinking and practices to align their efforts vertically (from local to federal) and horizontally (across education, human services, health, justice, labor and more).

Aligning Movements November 10, 2015

Insights and Information from the Opportunity Youth/Boys and Men of Color Alignment Strategy Group


The following learning brief contains the initial insights, information and resources gathered and developed by members of the OY/BMoC Alignment Strategy Group.
Congressional Briefing June 30, 2015

Collective Impact for Children and Youth Policy Summit

Podcast: How Public Policy Can Support Collective Impact March 12, 2015

In this new episode of the Collective Impact Forum podcast series, Erin White (FSG) and Elizabeth Gaines (The Forum for Youth Investment) discuss their recent learning brief, How Public Policy Can Support Collective Impact.

‘My Brother’s Keeper’: A Chance to Help America’s Opportunity Youth February 12, 2015

A White House initiative to help boys and young men of color reach their full potential provides a significant opportunity to lift the millions of American youth who are disconnected from school and work.