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 Sep 14, 2016 at 12:49 PM

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Highlights of the 14 September 2016 Edition:

Drafting Divorce and Separation Agreements (September 15)
ACPS Public Hearing on Budget (September 15)
City Strategies to Reach the Remaining Uninsured Briefing (September 20)
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Young Artists Prize
Hearst Fellowship for Minority Students
Transition Age Youth Psychotherapy Experiences Study
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Research & Resources  
Governor McAuliffe Starts School Year with a Visit to T.C. Williams International Academy
Redistricting Update: Where Are We in the Process?
Review Underway of Potential Site for New West End School
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Black Students File Civil Rights Complaint Against Richmond Schools Over Discipline Practices
When Suspensions Weren’t Working, This High School Opted for a New Approach
Ed. Depart: Schools Must Provide Behavioral Supports to Students Who Need Them
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Youth Well-Being
A Blind Eye to Sex Abuse: How USA Gymnastics Failed to Report Cases
Questions Emerge about Effectiveness of ‘Heads Up Football’ Program
Parents File Class-Action Lawsuit Against Pop Warner Over Head Trauma
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Juvenile Justice  
Court Costs Can Push Kids Deeper Into Justice System, Report Says
Destini’s Brother
No Place for Youth: Girls in the Adult Justice System
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Workshops & Webinars 
Emerging Models to Improve Access to Healthy Food at Municipally- or County-owned or Operated Venues (September 14,  3   -  4 p.m.)
Capturing Youth Outcomes: An Introduction to the Measurement Guidance Toolkit for Mentoring Programs (September 15, 1 – 2:15 p.m.)
Competency-Based Education as a Strategy for College and Career Readiness for All (September 15, 3 – 4:15 p.m.)
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