Monthly Archives: May 2015

YWLA: Turning Youth Service Professionals into Pros!

        By Patricia D. Gill, Senior      Program Associate & Shaina Cook, Program Coordinator at the Institute for Educational Leadership  Great things can happen when people from different sectors collaborate. This is particularly true when working with youth and … Continue reading

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Changing the Youth Narrative from Behind the Walls

By Byron Kline, Project Manager for the Right Turn Career-Focused Transition Initiative at the Institute for Educational Leadership’s Center for Workforce Development. “No one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails. A nation should not be … Continue reading

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