YOUTH LAW NEWSNCYL News – February 2019
VOL. 4 NO. 1
In This Issue: Oregon fails to ensure that all children can attend a full day of school, Healthy sexual development to Improve outcomes for youth in foster care, and leading educators criticize DeVos.
On December 10, 2015, President Barack Obama signed into law the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the conference bill reauthorizing
Youth of color are overrepresented at every stage of the juvenile justice process. Much of the literature that discusses this
by Stephanie Krol and Leecia Welch
The National Center for Youth Law (NCYL) recently won an important legal victory against
Foster Youth and Early Implementation of the Local Control Funding Formula - Not Yet Making the Grade
The Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown on July 1, 2013, is the first
by Mae Ackerman-Brimberg
This article is the second in a two-part series.
“We knew without a doubt we were the
Jason Okonofua, Stanford University
Kristi Harris, U.S. Department of Education
Michael Harris, National Center for Youth Law