Child Trauma

The Fight Against Preschool Pushout

When the parents or caregivers of young children start the San Bernardino County, California, CARE program, they are desperate. One mother said she hadn’t been able to go to the store in four years because […]

Education

Five California Counties Honored for Helping Foster Youth Apply for College Financial Aid

The winners of the second California Foster Youth FAFSA Challenge were announced this week at the Foster Youth Education Summit in Sacramento, recognizing five county offices of education for helping foster youth qualify for financial aid […]

Child Welfare

Data Sharing Tool Helps Educators and Caseworkers Focus on Foster Youth Success

As California continues to work to address educational disparities for foster students, an increasing number of counties in the state are buying into a homegrown data-sharing system designed to improve academic outcomes for the state’s […]