Giving Kids a Healthy Start

Blog Post

Educare Atlanta launched the Healthy Beginnings System of Care in early 2011, integrating quality educational experiences with health services to ensure that children in the Atlanta Civic Site are healthy, developing on track, thriving socially and emotionally and achieving academic success by the end of third grade. 

October 11, 2013

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Reports on America

Children in Immigrant Families Chart New Path


The vast majority of the 16 million children in America's immigrant families are U.S. citizens who were born in the United States to foreign-born parents. The well-being of children in immigrant families varies based on their parents' country of origin, education, and the circumstances of their migration to the United States.

February 1, 2009

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Big Ideas for Job Creation

A Policy Brief Highlighting Job Creating Initiatives

Policy Report

This report summarizes the work of Big Ideas for Job Creation, a project of the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment at the University of California, Berkeley, which tapped into the innovative thinking of leading experts across the nation to develop job creation proposals.

November 1, 2011

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Race Matters: Racial Equity Impact Analysis

Assessing Policies, Programs, and Practices


All policies, programs and practices have some impact on racial equity. The challenge is to find out what those impacts are and make changes. 

December 5, 2006

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Achieving the Anchor Promise

Improving Outcomes for Low-Income Children, Families and Communities


Interviews with anchor institutions (hospitals, universities, etc.), government leaders and community leaders help establish common ground for measuring the potential impact large businesses could have on surrounding neighborhoods. 

August 10, 2013

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