The Forgotten Half Revisited: American Youth and Young Families, 1988-2008

Building upon AYPF founder Samuel Halperin’s landmark 1988 reports, The Forgotten Half: Non-College Youth in America and The Forgotten Half: Pathway to Success for America’s Youth and Young Families, AYPF presents The Forgotten Half Revisited: American Youth and Young Families, 1988-2008.

The comprehensive report includes essays addressing public schooling, postsecondary education, family life, preparation for employment, youth and community development, and illustrate the need for a serious, renewed commitment to improving youth outcomes in the United States.