Are you involved in an innovative out-of-school (OST) time program? Do you know of some great ones in your community? If so, Information Age Publishing welcomes your ideas and recommendations as they launch a new series focused on research and promising practices to further grow and strengthen the OST field.
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.
Frustrated by federal policy barriers preventing you from providing coordinated services and supports for disconnected youth? Join the Forum for Youth Investment's policy team as they walk through the specific components of the Round Three P3 application and share resources that will help you develop a quality proposal.
Opportunities abound this fall around the country to explore and discuss effective practices in SEL. This month, the Forum’s Karen Pittman and the Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality’s Charles Smith will be presenting at the American Institutes for Research and American Youth Policy Forum convenings in Washington, DC.
Youth development professionals come from many backgrounds and work in a variety of settings. Due to this diversity, it’s essential to ensure there’s a basic understanding of positive youth development among those working in the field.