Shaping the Future of American Youth: Youth Policy in the 21st Century


Commissioned to celebrate AYPF’s decade of service to the youth policy community, this is a compendium of four major analytic papers and nine brisk commentaries.  The writers include some of the nation’s leading activists and analysts in the field of education reform, national and community service, youth and career development and “putting it all together” in one comprehensive and effective system.  These papers formed the grist for four extremely lively Friday forums on Capitol Hill during January 2003.  Three thousand copies were printed for circulation to policy leaders, journalists, and academics.

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