As a result of certain barriers or challenges, young people may not be engaged in school or work. Reengagement refers to those measures that provide support to young people as they complete a secondary credential and/or enter the workforce.
- June 20, 2019
A review of 38 ESSA state plans shows how states are addressing accountability for alternative education, with infographic of key findings.
From Diversion to Reentry: How Community-Based Programs Support Federal and State Policies for Systems-Involved Youth (Washington, DC)
This study tour in Washington, DC brought together congressional staff to learn about community-based programs that improve outcomes for systems-involved youth.
- July 24, 2018
Betsy Brand discusses how alternative schools intentionally create a culture that encourages and builds social and emotional skills.