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Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Learning Supports needed in NCLB legislation
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Visit the Discussion forums to discuss thiss new Policy Brief from the UCLA Center for Mental Health in Schools, titled "Promoting a Systematic Focus on Learning Supports to Address Barriers to Learning and Teaching"

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Friday, July 28, 2006
Demographic Differences in Patterns of Youth Out-of-School Time Activity Participation
By nsbyrer @ 3:42 PM :: 3707 Views :: Article Rating :: Advocacy
Harvard Family Research Project (HFRP) staff published an article in the inaugural issue of the "Journal of Youth Development: Bridging Research and Practice." The article describes demographic gaps in participation across a range of activity types and multiple indicators of participation (e.g., intensity and breadth).

Note: Discuss this article in the Discussion Forums. What can be done to increase the availability of tutor/mentor programs in areas where they are most needed, and to encourage greater participation of youth and volunteers?
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