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Audio Conference/Webinar

Youth Policy News - July 2013

July edition of Youth Policy News


Publishing Date: 
July 9, 2013

Webinar: White House/Obama Administration Policies Supporting Comprehensive Strategies for Youth

In order for community partnerships to have a positive impact on young people's lives, federal policies need to support comprehensive, place-based interagency efforts.

Publishing Date: 
August 6, 2013

Will Expanded Learning Time = Better Outcomes?

In the fall of 2011, the U.S. Department of Education established a waiver process to help states obtain additional flexibility in meeting No Child Left Behind Act performance standards. The "optional flexibility" choice, also known as Waiver 11, captured the attention of leaders in education agencies, schools and community-based organizations.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2011

Webinar Archive: The Art of Effective Data Sharing

Discover how policy decision makers benefit from shared information systems. Learn new strategies for addressing common barriers to state data sharing. Get a first-hand account of how to put the right data safely into the hands of service providers.

Publishing Date: 
August 3, 2011

Setting Bigger Goals: Postsecondary Success Webinar February 22, 2011 3 PM ET

This webinar will focus on the transition to adulthood and in particular, the importance of postsecondary completion as a critical goal for communities to focus on.

Publishing Date: 
February 1, 2011

Introduction to the Ready by 21 Strategy Webinar--October 26, 2010 3:00 EDT

Ready by 21 is a strategy that helps communities improve the odds that all youth will be ready for college, work, and life. Ready by 21 meets leaders where they are, challenges them to think and work differently, and helps them progress further and faster to deliver results for youth.

Publishing Date: 
October 27, 2010

Ready by 21: Results-Based Planning for Communities Presentation

This interactive session provided an overview of the Results-Based Accountability (RBA) approach to measuring and improving the performance of organizations and community quality-of-life in a way that aligns with the Ready by 21 strategies.

Publishing Date: 
October 22, 2010