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Alabama, Madison County: Madison County Children's Budget Report

The purpose of the children’s budget report is to provide a comprehensive picture of where the funding streams for children’s programs and other family supports in Madison County originate, where they are channeled, and how they are allocated.  We hope policy makers will utilize the results to make more informed decisions about future investments in children’s programs in our community.  Hopefu

2006-08-15
Align New Policies with Existing Efforts to Collaborate

The Forum has just launched its new Ready by 21 Policy Alignment Series, which will provide a set of strategies to ensure that new child and youth policies align with existing efforts in order to create a seamless system of supports.

2011-04-21
Aligning Movements

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.
2015-11-10
All Youth, One Set of Goals

In January 2003, the Forum for Youth Investment, in collaboration with the Kellogg and the W.T. Grant foundations, made a series of recommendations to the White House Task Force for Disadvantaged Youth (launched in December 2002).

2003-03-15
Alternative ABCs

Attendance.
Behavior.
Course performance.

2013-08-01
Arizona: Five Keys to Youth Success -- Unlocking the Door to Arizona's Future

Positive youth development is a policy perspective that emphasizes providing services and opportunities to help all young people develop a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and empowerment.  This framework, Five Keys to Youth Success: Unlocking the Door to Arizona’s Future (Five Keys), focuses on this perspective, and conveys the importance of investing in young people and ensuring tha

2007-09-11
Arizona: Governor's Youth Commission

The Governor’s Youth Commission (GYC) is intended to be a diverse and representative body of the high school population within the state of Arizona. The GYC consists of forty members composed of sophomores, juniors and seniors from across the state.

2004-06-15
Arizona: Office of Strategic Planning and Budgeting. Strategic Planning and Performance Measurement Handbook

Strategic planning is managing for results. It is a participatory process requiring the full support of the agency director, as well as the involvement of employees at all levels in the agency. Strategic planning considers the needs and expectations of customers, stakeholders and policy makers in defining agency missions, goals, and performance measures.

1998-12-15
Arizona: Transitions -- Building Better Lives for Youth Leaving Foster Care

Arizona was among the first states to pass a transitional insurance program for youth aging out of foster care, thanks in part to the concerted efforts of the Children’s Action Alliance.

2005-09-15
Audio Conference: Out-of-School Time: High School After-School and School Reform (9/21/2005)

On September 21, the Forum brought together several national experts to address key questions around the connections between the high school reform and after-school movements.

2005-09-15