The Forum for Youth Investment
Collective Impact and Opportunity Youth: Movements at the Crossroads
By Karen Pittman, President and CEO of the Forum for Youth Investment
Out-of-School Time Policy Commentary #17: The Common Core Standards: What do they Mean for Out-of-School Time?
Credentialed by 26 Series: Raising the Bar from Ready by 21 to Credentialed by 26: Highlights from Community and State Efforts
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.