A new report highlights how very few studies focus on the effects of policies on girls and young women of color.
The Children's Health Insurance Program has made a large impact on the health coverage of children since its inception in 1997.
New regulations have been enacted following recommendations of the Pennsylvania Task Force on Child Protection.
By Sharlyn Grace and Chris Rudd
A team of students in Chicago tackle the problem of juvenile records being a barrier to youth employment.
By Jennifer Baum and Sarah N. Fox
With the number of underage Internet users on the rise, attorneys must familiarize themselves with the basics and risks of social media.
By Kristin Kelly
With the proper tools, training, and judicial oversight, advocates can ensure that children in foster care receive a solid education.
Lourdes Rosado interviews Frank Cervone, executive director of the Support Center for Child Advocates, about how the center has built a large support system for children by combining full-time advocates with pro bono attorneys. (18:21 min)
In the second installment of the series, hear as Lourdes Rosado interviews Professor Don Duquette about his experiences starting and building the Child Advocacy Law Clinic at the University of Michigan. (16:53 min)
Listen as Professor Brent Pattison and current law student and former foster-care child Lori Bullock discuss three critiques of legal representation brought forth by young people who are in the child-welfare system. (7:56 min)
The number of unaccompanied immigrant youth who arrive with no adult at our borders is skyrocketing with approximately 24,000 youth detained in 2012, more than three times the number of youth detained in 2008. These children have no right to a lawyer. (00:59:14)
School districts are increasingly implementing alternative approaches to school discipline in response to the backlash on exclusionary practices that disparately impact students of color, students with disabilities and other disadvantaged minority groups. (01:03:37)
Visit our Programs & Materials page for our latest teleconference focusing on the accessibility of juvenile delinquency records.