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 Feb 28, 2017 at 4:57 PM

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Highlights of the 28 February 2017 Edition:

Titan Takeover Teen Night (March 10)
Weight of the State Conference (April 3 - 4)
National GrandRally (May 10)
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Tomorrow's Black Men Scholarship
Young Scholars Program
Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
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The DCHS Office of Youth Services compiled a listing of grant opportunities on February 10, February 17, and February 24.

Research & Resources      
Alexandria Honors 3 Men Who Changed Thousands of Lives
Superintendent Honored for Work in Closing Achievement Gap
Five Athletes, Including 1971 ‘Remember the Titans’ Team Captain, Inducted into Hall of Fame
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DeKalb Superintendent, Family Hit with Death Threats After Story on Conservative Website
Young Muslims Speak Out (Video)
School Shootings Rise When Economy Struggles, Study Suggests
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Youth Well-Being    
Students Who Participate in YMCA Summer Programs Make Learning Gains
Bullying and the Developing Brain (Video)
An Athlete Accused Her Coach of Sex Abuse. Olympics Officials Stayed on the Sideline
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Juvenile Justice
A Culture of Care for All: Envisioning the L.A. Model
Meet the ‘Monsters’: Documentary Looks at California Juvenile Debate
Connecticut School-Based Diversion Initiative (Animated Video)
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Teenagers and Social Anxiety (March 9)
What to Do (And Not Do) When Children Are Anxious (April 20)
Understanding Depression in Teenagers (April 27)
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