Evaluates three new promising approaches to addressing food and housing insecurity. All three programs were developed by community colleges and their partners based on their local needs, resources, and opportunities.
Summarizes a one-day forum of a group of campus safety leaders, federal officials and subject-matter experts, with support from the National Center for Campus Public Safety (NCCPS). The purpose of the forum was to identify challenges specific to campus policing in urban environments, as well as provide potential solutions and recommendations for addressing those challenges.
Researches the following questions: (1) What emotional challenges do college seniors face as they prepare to leave college?; (2) What can colleges do to address these challenges?; (3) What emotional challenges exist for recent college graduates entering the workforce?; and (4) How can employers support the emotional wellbeing of young adult hires?
Designed to help stakeholders better understand the policy environment surrounding current school discipline practices in our country. This compendium provides information on school discipline laws and administrative regulations for the United States, including the 50 States, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico.
Examines physical, psychological, sexual, and cyber dating violence experiences among lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth-as compared to those of heterosexual youth. Explores variations in the likelihood of help-seeking behavior and the presence of particular risk factors among both types of dating violence victims.
Serves as a resource to help States comply with the JJDP Act's DMC (the disproportionate number of minority youth who come into contact with the juvenile justice system) requirements. Includes information for all who are interested in understanding and engaged in reducing the extent of DMC. Contains resources, publications, and contact information.
Provides information about lead in drinking water. Includes resources and data related to the presence of lead in drinking water, guidance for lead testing, and details about regulations and laws on drinking water.
Describes the impact of violence on public health and safety and encourages a spectrum of prevention approach that includes individuals, community education, fostering coalitions, updating organizational policies, and influencing policy. Lastly, identifies key risk factors and suggests and integrated strategy for action.
Links to the Girlshealth website. Provides information and resources to girls around nutrition, what types of foods to eat, healthy weight goals, and more. Includes a glossary, food facts quiz, and links to more information.