National Center for Youth Law

All Strategies

STRATEGIES

 

Improving School District Policy and Practice for Vulnerable Students

Current school district policy and practice is overly punitive and leads to disparities in discipline. This punitive climate puts up

Improving Probation Agency Policy and Practice

In collaboration with Disability Rights Texas (DRTx),  we will develop model policies for reenrolling students exiting detention; develop a toolkit

Caregiver Access to Education Records - SB 233

This legislation authored by Senator Jim Beall, will improve the coordination of educational services between caregivers of foster children, Local

Los Angeles Collaborative

FosterEd leads highly collaborative projects between Los Angeles County school districts, the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE), and

Santa Cruz County Demonstration Site

As FosterEd’s first demonstration site in California, the pilot project in Santa Cruz County, involved a remarkable level of support

Invisible Achievement Gap

In California NCYL supported the production of Invisible Achievement Gap reports that have merged state-level education and child welfare data

Building State and Local Collaboratives

In summer 2014, FosterEd committed to working in New Mexico and formed a state leadership team comprised of senior staff

School Navigators for System Involved Students - HB 411

Students in foster care and those involved in the juvenile justice system need ongoing, on-the-ground support to ensure they have

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