Learning

  1. Report

    Alleviating Poverty for Opportunity Youth

    Hospitality Workforce Development February 25, 2019 By Jobs for the Future

    Policy briefs highlighting how policymakers can support opportunity youth

  2. Fact Sheet

    Centralized Training Academy Fact Sheet

    Homelessness January 23, 2019 By Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

    Providing consistent, quality trainings to service providers in Los Angeles.

  3. Report

    Findings from the California Youth Transitions to Adulthood Study (CalYOUTH)

    Foster Youth December 21, 2018 By Mark E. Courtney, Nathanael J. Okpych, Keunhye Park, Justin Harty, Huiling Feng, Adrianna Torres-García, Samiya Sayed

    The CalYOUTH Study is an ongoing study designed to evaluate the impact of extended foster care (EFC) on youth transitioning to adulthood. Since 2012, the study has been tracking the outcomes of youth at ages 16-17, 19 and now at 21. Researchers are currently preparing to conduct interviews with this cohort at age 23.

  4. Report

    Measuring America: 10 Years and Counting

    December 20, 2018 By Kristen Lewis and Rebecca Gluskin, Measure of America of the Social Science Research Council

    An initiative of the Social Science Research Council, Measure of America provides easy-to-use yet methodologically sound tools for understanding the distribution of well-being and opportunity in America and stimulating fact-based dialogue about issues we all care about: health, education and living standards.