Bridging Youth Policy, Practice, and Research

The American Youth Policy Forum (AYPF), a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional development organization, provides learning opportunities for policy leaders, practitioners and researchers working on youth and education issues at the national, state, and local levels.

  • New Blog Post Available

    With more students enrolling in community college, how are we successfully building supportive communities to ensure student success? Carinne Deeds explores challenges and potential solutions.

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  • Forum Resources Available

    The recent passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) offers an opportunity for states to revise and redesign accountability systems that can be used proactively to encourage high-quality alternative education settings. In rethinking accountability under ESSA, it is crucial to ensure that all students, whether they attend an alternative campus or a traditional school, are adequately prepared for life after high school.

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  • Webinar Resources Available

    This webinar focused on first-generation, low-income (FGLI) students, and how technology-facilitated advising may be a promising strategy to get information faster and more reliably into the hands of students who need it most.

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