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Evaluation of a community school turnaround

Child Trends took a look at whether test scores were improving for students at J.C. Nalle, a public elementary school in one of D.C.’s poorest neighborhoods, and if they were, to see what had contributed to this feat.

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Healthy marriage and responsible fatherhood programs for Latinos

This guide, from the National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families, summarizes aspects of healthy marriage and relationship education programs and responsible fatherhood programs.

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How states fund child welfare

Total spending on child welfare has declined for the first time in nearly 20 years. This report summarizes findings from a national survey of states’ child welfare spending. Where’s the money coming from in your state?

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