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A New Way to Log On to JDAIconnect

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JDAIconnect, the online community for JDAI practitioners and everyone who cares about youth justice, has released new log-on instructions for existing and new users. The Annie E. Casey Foundation is providing secure access to JDAIconnect through Okta, an access management system.

Posted June 9, 2020

Advancing Equity in Evaluation Policy

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Children in the community

The Forum for Youth Investment recently published "What’s the Role of Equity in Evaluation Policy?," a new brief that explores how agencies that serve youth use evaluation policies to address equity-related issues — and how those policies can be replicated or improved.

Posted April 11, 2020

Strengthening Baltimore’s Workforce System

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Baltimore workforce development

Concentrated poverty, persistent racial segregation and discriminatory hiring, housing and education practices have contributed to higher unemployment rates in Baltimore City compared to the rest of Maryland — especially among African Americans. Learn more about efforts to strengthen the city's workforce development efforts.

Posted March 28, 2020

Residents Shape Atlanta’s Pittsburgh Yards

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Developers of Pittsburgh Yards in Atlanta, Georgia

A new video showcases the critical role that community members have played in shaping the future of Pittsburgh Yards in Southwest Atlanta. Watch the video and learn more about this resident-driven community development effort.

Posted March 17, 2020

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Building Baltimore's Next Economy

Greater Baltimore has significant assets on which to build a more opportunity-rich next economy, but they aren’t being fully exploited. What can be done?