Youth Topics eNewsletter

Youth Topics is a service of the Center for Children and Families of the Department of Community and Human Services. It is produced by Jacqueline Coachman, DCHS Office of Youth Services.

Page updated on May 17, 2017 at 2:25 PM

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Highlights of the 17 May 2017 Edition:

Titan Takeover Teen Night (May 19)
Social Work with Unaccompanied Minor Refuge Workshop (May 25)
Superhero Soiree (June 9)
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Teen Travel Writing Scholarships
Emergency Grants for Artists
Adventures for Women Survivors of Medical Trauma
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The DCHS Office of Youth Services compiled a listing of grant opportunities on May 5 and May 15.

Research & Resources      
Alexandria Schools Superintendent to Step Down
T.C. Williams High School to Undergo Leadership Reorganization for 2017-18 School Year
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Kindergartners Among Youngest Victims of Sex Assault by Students
For Vulnerable High School Girls in Japan, A Culture of 'Dates' with Older Men
How to Decipher Financial Aid Offers from Colleges
Money to Prep Poor Kids for College? Sorry, Wrong Font
She Didn't Laugh at Racist Jokes. Her Coach Said She Didn't Have the Right 'Chemistry' for the Team.
America's Most Challenging High Schools
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Youth Well-Being     
After 8-Year-Old's Suicide, Questions About School's Handling of Peer 'Assault'
Why Your Children's Day Care May Determine How Wealthy They Become
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Juvenile Justice
LA's Youth Probation Camps Have a Problem with Graduating Kids (But Not What You Think)
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Great Management is Great Mentoring: Mentoring Youth in the Workplace (May 17, 2 - 3 p.m.)
The Restorative Power of Mentoring for Sexually Exploited Youth (May 18, 1 - 2:15 p.m.)
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