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 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 "Gatekeeper Credentials" The Changing Landscape of High School Equivalencies: Exploring the Implications for Access and Equity for Communities of Color http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/gatekeeper-credentials-the-changing-landscape-of-high-school-equivalencies-exploring-the-implications-for-access-and-equity-for-communities-of-color Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/gatekeeper-credentials-the-changing-landscape-of-high-school-equivalencies-exploring-the-implications-for-access-and-equity-for-communities-of-color Education, Employment, and Health Outcomes for Black Boys and Young Men: Opportunities for Research and Advocacy Collaboration http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/education-employment-and-health-outcomes-for-black-boys-and-young-men-opportunities-for-research-and-advocacy-collaboration Mon, 10 Jun 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/education-employment-and-health-outcomes-for-black-boys-and-young-men-opportunities-for-research-and-advocacy-collaboration Budget Proposal Makes Key Investments, But Still Falls Short http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/budget-proposal-makes-key-investments-but-still-falls-short Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/budget-proposal-makes-key-investments-but-still-falls-short Supporting Black Male Achievement in Education and Employment: The President's 2014 Budget http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/supporting-black-male-achievement-in-education-and-employment-the-presidents-2014-budget Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/supporting-black-male-achievement-in-education-and-employment-the-presidents-2014-budget 132,000 Black Men and Boys are Too Precious to Lose http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/132000-black-men-and-boys-are-too-precious-to-lose Tue, 09 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/132000-black-men-and-boys-are-too-precious-to-lose Workforce Legislation Hastily Advances in House and Threatens Access to Youth Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/workforce-legislation-hastily-advances-in-house-and-threatens-access-to-youth-jobs Fri, 05 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/workforce-legislation-hastily-advances-in-house-and-threatens-access-to-youth-jobs Investing in Boys and Young Men of Color: The Promise and Opportunity http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/investing-in-boys-and-young-men-of-color-the-promise-and-opportunity Wed, 03 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/investing-in-boys-and-young-men-of-color-the-promise-and-opportunity Race Still Plays a Role in Defining Poverty http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/race-still-plays-a-role-in-defining-poverty Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/race-still-plays-a-role-in-defining-poverty Philanthropic Effort Advances Youth Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/philanthropic-effort-advances-youth-jobs Fri, 04 Jan 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/philanthropic-effort-advances-youth-jobs When it Comes to Job Creation, “Do No Harm” Isn’t Enough http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/when-it-comes-to-job-creation-do-no-harm-isnt-enough Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/when-it-comes-to-job-creation-do-no-harm-isnt-enough The Supreme Court To Hear the High Profile Fisher Case that will Test Affirmative Action in Higher Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-supreme-court-to-hear-the-high-profile-fisher-case-that-will-test-affirmative-action-in-higher-education Wed, 10 Oct 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/youth/in-focus/the-supreme-court-to-hear-the-high-profile-fisher-case-that-will-test-affirmative-action-in-higher-education