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Leveraging the Every Student Succeeds Act To Improve Educational Services in Juvenile Justice Facilities

NCJ Number
251502
Date Published
Annotation
This policy brief provides education and juvenile justice leaders, as well as state and local policymakers with information about how they can use requirements under the new federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) to improve education and workforce outcomes for youth in long-term juvenile justice facilities.
Abstract
This policy brief from the American Youth Policy Forum, the National Reentry Resource Center, and the CSG Justice Center provides state and local policymakers as well as education and juvenile justice leaders with information about how they can use requirements under the Every Student Succeeds Act (to improve education and workforce outcomes for youth in long-term juvenile justice facilities.
Date Created: September 18, 2018