No Child Left Behind / other funding

Flyer for Forum on Court School

Announcement of Forum entitled "Education Reform's Missed Opportunity: Young People in California's Court Schools MORE

Amicus Letter in Support of Petition for Review

Letter in support of Petition for Review in Campaign for Quality Education v. State of California; Robles-Wong v. State of California. MORE

Press Release - Educational Injustice

Press Release on the report "Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California's Juvenile Court Schools. MORE

Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California Juvenile Court Schools

Report by the Youth Law Center of the of the barriers to education for youth confined to detention facilities within California’s juvenile justice system. In the report, Youth Law Center examines ar... MORE

Executive Summary: Educational Injustice: Barriers to Achievement and Higher Education for Youth in California Juvenile Court Schools

Summary of Report detailing a study of the education system for youth confined to detention facilities within California’s juvenile justice system. In the report, entitled Educational Injustice: Bar... MORE

Education Issues Impacting Youth in the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Systems

This is a training outline that covers education issues impacting both juvenile justice and foster care youth. It was distributed at a training held on June 29, 2009. MORE

Policy Brief - Educational Decision-Making & Parental Notice

Parental notice is a key element of the statutory framework of California's Education Code.  This California Foster Youth Education Task Force's policy brief on educational decision-making and parent... MORE

Policy Brief - Academic Supports

This California Foster Youth Education Task Force's policy brief descibes the various special academic supports for foster youth:  Students "at risk for retention", access to quality services to me... MORE