CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Opportunity Youth Take Lead in Recommendations for Increasing Opportunity and Decreasing Poverty http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/opportunity-youth-take-lead-in-recommendations-for-increasing-opportunity-and-decreasing-poverty Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/opportunity-youth-take-lead-in-recommendations-for-increasing-opportunity-and-decreasing-poverty CLASP Releases Summary of Key Opportunities in Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-releases-summary-of-key-opportunities-in-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-wioa Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-releases-summary-of-key-opportunities-in-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-wioa KIDS COUNT Report Underscores Need for Holistic Approach to Supporting Child Well-being http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/kids-count-report-underscores-need-for-holistic-approach-to-supporting-child-well-being Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/kids-count-report-underscores-need-for-holistic-approach-to-supporting-child-well-being Postsecondary Success Strategies for Opportunity Youth http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/postsecondary-success-strategies-for-opportunity-youth Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/postsecondary-success-strategies-for-opportunity-youth New Legislation Introduced to Support Full-Service Community Schools http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/new-legislation-introduced-to-support-full-service-community-schools Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/new-legislation-introduced-to-support-full-service-community-schools The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Becomes Law; CLASP Looks toward Implementation http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation Achieving Equity in Education Through Community Schools http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/achieving-equity-in-education-through-community-schools Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/achieving-equity-in-education-through-community-schools Engagement and Motivation: Key Factors for Student Achievement http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/engagement-and-motivation-key-factors-for-student-achievement Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/engagement-and-motivation-key-factors-for-student-achievement In Case You Missed It: "Investing in Boys and Young Men of Color: The Promise and Opportunity" http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/in-case-you-missed-it-investing-in-boys-and-young-men-of-color-the-promise-and-opportunity Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/in-case-you-missed-it-investing-in-boys-and-young-men-of-color-the-promise-and-opportunity Good News for Programs Serving Disadvantaged Youth: WIOA Passes the House http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/good-news-for-programs-serving-disadvantaged-youth-wioa-passes-the-house Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/good-news-for-programs-serving-disadvantaged-youth-wioa-passes-the-house Workforce Reauthorization Passes Senate, Potential Game Changer for Low-Income Youth http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/workforce-reauthorization-passes-senate-potential-game-changer-for-low-income-youth Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:56:34 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/workforce-reauthorization-passes-senate-potential-game-changer-for-low-income-youth ACA Provision Could Help Thousands of Foster Care Youth If Implemented Effectively http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/aca-provision-could-help-thousands-of-foster-care-youth-if-implemented-effectively Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/aca-provision-could-help-thousands-of-foster-care-youth-if-implemented-effectively Education as a Civil Right – We Have a Long Way to Go http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/education-as-a-civil-right-we-have-a-long-way-to-go Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/education-as-a-civil-right-we-have-a-long-way-to-go President’s 2015 Budget Proposal and Boys/Young Men of Color http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/presidents-2015-budget-proposal-and-boysyoung-men-of-color Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/presidents-2015-budget-proposal-and-boysyoung-men-of-color I Am My Brother's Keeper http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/i-am-my-brothers-keeper Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/i-am-my-brothers-keeper A National Spotlight on African American Achievement http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/a-national-spotlight-on-african-american-achievement Fri, 31 Jan 2014 12:06:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/a-national-spotlight-on-african-american-achievement The High Cost of Youth Unemployment http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-high-cost-of-youth-unemployment Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-high-cost-of-youth-unemployment Nearly One in Five Americans Has Low Basic Skills, but Solutions Exist to Strengthen America's Workforce http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/nearly-one-in-five-americans-has-low-basic-skills-but-solutions-exist-to-strengthen-americas-workforce Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/nearly-one-in-five-americans-has-low-basic-skills-but-solutions-exist-to-strengthen-americas-workforce Creating Paths to College and the Urgency of Now http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/creating-paths-to-college-and-the-urgency-of-now Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/creating-paths-to-college-and-the-urgency-of-now CLASP Report Highlights the Challenge of Young Black Male Unemployment, Offers Policies, Practices to Address Deep-Seated Problem http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-report-highlights-the-challenge-of-young-black-male-unemployment-offers-policies-practices-to-address-deep-seated-problem Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-report-highlights-the-challenge-of-young-black-male-unemployment-offers-policies-practices-to-address-deep-seated-problem CLASP Responds to Senate Finance Committee Letter on Mental Health Improvements http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-responds-to-senate-finance-committee-letter-on-mental-health-improvements Tue, 15 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/clasp-responds-to-senate-finance-committee-letter-on-mental-health-improvements Half a Century Later: What Are the Economic Prospects for Young Black Men? http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/half-a-century-later-what-are-the-economic-prospects-for-young-black-men Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/half-a-century-later-what-are-the-economic-prospects-for-young-black-men Bi-Partisan Partnership Helps to Advance Workforce Legislation in the Senate http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/bi-partisan-partnership-helps-to-advance-workforce-legislation-in-the-senate Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/bi-partisan-partnership-helps-to-advance-workforce-legislation-in-the-senate Where Do We Go From Here? Solutions in the Wake of Trayvon Martin & George Zimmerman http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/where-do-we-go-from-here-solutions-in-the-wake-of-trayvon-martin-george-zimmerman Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/where-do-we-go-from-here-solutions-in-the-wake-of-trayvon-martin-george-zimmerman Supreme Court Sends Affirmative Action Case Back to Lower Court http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/supreme-court-sends-affirmative-action-case-back-to-lower-court Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/supreme-court-sends-affirmative-action-case-back-to-lower-court