Doing research to improve the lives of children and youth, since 1979
We monitor and examine more than 120 indicators of children's well-being
A a searchable database of over 700 evaluated programs serving children and youth, and research based on those evaluations
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Knowledge to improve policies, programs, and practices
A national knowledge center providing insight on U.S. Latino children and families
Bipartisan goals now say that children need to enter first grade “ready to learn”. This goal can be influenced by emergent literacy and the media.
Short weekly updates of recent research on children and youth.