Project READY: Reimagining Equity & Access for Diverse Youth

Project READY: Reimagining Equity & Access for Diverse Youth This site hosts a series of free, online professional development modules for school and...

Taking Action: Positioning Low-Income Workers to Succeed in a Changing Economy

Taking Action: Positioning Low-Income Workers to Succeed in a Changing Economy Funded by the Annie E. Casey and Joyce foundations, this report examines...

Youth Development

Youth Development Why is Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion important to Youth Development? The 4-H System’s Access, Equity and Belonging Committee (AEBC) diligently provides...

2019 Kids Count Data Book State Trends in Child Well-Being

2019 Kids Count Data Book State Trends in Child Well-Being This 30th edition of the Data Book examines how America’s child population has...

Critical Practices for Anti -Bias Education

Critical Practices for Anti -Bias Education This critical practices guide offers practical strategies for creating a space where academic and social-emotional goals are...

Social Justice Standards Teaching Tolerance Anti- Bias Framework

Social Justice Standards Teaching Tolerance Anti- Bias Framework The Social Justice Standards are a set of anchor standards and age-appropriate learning outcomes divided...

Equity and Empowerment Lens (Racial Justice Focus)

Equity and Empowerment Lens (Racial Justice Focus) A Lens leads us to think about issues in a new way; it can bring an...

Equity and Empowerment Lens – Multnomah County

Equity and Empowerment Lens – Multnomah County The Equity and Empowerment Lens (with a racial justice focus) is a transformative quality improvement tool...

Talking About Race and Privilege Lesson Plan for Middle and High School Students

Talking About Race and Privilege Lesson Plan for Middle and High School Students To accommodate the diversity of school and teacher schedules, this...

Resources to Promote Belonging and Inclusion

Resources to Promote Belonging and Inclusion The Afterschool Alliance, Every Hour Counts, and the National AfterSchool Association are pleased to present this set...

Afterschool Matters Fall 2018

Afterschool Matters Fall 2018 This issue includes a peer-reviewed article and a reflective essay by two “graduates” of the fellowship, Jocelyn Wiedow and...

From Hopelessness to Hope Social Justice Pedagogy in Urban Education and Youth Development

From Hopelessness to Hope Social Justice Pedagogy in Urban Education and Youth Development This article reviews the social justice youth development (SJYD) model...