The Forum for Youth Investment

Credentialed by 26, When Working Works: Employment & Postsecondary Success

Balancing work and school can hinder a young person’s success in higher education. However, the opposite can also be true: Good jobs facilitate student persistence and completion. So what does it look like when working works for students? That’s what we need to understand in order to transform employment opportunities into drivers of student success.

Publishing Date: 
November 29, 2011

Forum Flash: November 2011

Youth Organizing for Change, Creative Youth Programs and Lessons from Penn State

Publishing Date: 
November 17, 2011

Youth Organizing for Education Change

Should young people be considered actors in school change, or simply the recipients of changed schools? Growing evidence and our own experience in the field suggest the former. Youth-led efforts to create change in schools, districts and education policy are on the rise.
Publishing Date: 
November 15, 2011

Forum Flash: October 2011

OST Program Quality Measures, New Ready by 21 Presentation, Advancing Collective Impact

Publishing Date: 
October 21, 2011

Forum Flash: September 2011

Flexible Federal Funds, More Youth Data, Quality Assessment Pays Off

Publishing Date: 
September 23, 2011

Ready Partners: September 9, 2011

Ready Partners: Summit on families, intermediary groups speak up, jobs for young people

Publishing Date: 
September 9, 2011