Skill Development refers to the mastery of academic and technical content youth need in order to develop a range of non-academic, social and emotional, and employability skills. These skills are sometimes referred to as ‘soft skills’ and are seen as essential in order for youth to be successful in college, career, and beyond.
This discussion group identified available resources and new tools that help promote better outcomes for systems-involved youth.
This discussion group convened leaders from three states to explore how to build capacity to engage in effective RPPs under ESSA.
This convening highlighted two organizations that have changed the trajectory for youth transitioning out of the foster care and juvenile justice system.