Skip to main content

Web Site

Recommendations for Crisis Planning

U.S. Department of Education

This U.S. Department of Education letter provides recommendations for responding to school terrorism and crises based upon terrorism events that occurred in Beslan, Russia.

School Readiness: Closing Racial and Ethnic Gaps

Brookings Institution and Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School

This Web site provides access to the transcript of the conference on School Readiness: Closing Racial and Ethnic Gaps. At this event panelists discussed sources of racial and ethnic gaps in school readiness among preschoolers. Presentations focus on policies to close this gap and improve educational outcomes for all children.

American Indians & Alaska Natives: Violence Prevention Resources

This resource page provides an annotated list of resources that address mental health, substance abuse, and violence prevention issues focused on American Indian and Alaskan Native youth.

Coalition for Community Schools

The Coalition for Community Schools is an alliance of national, state, and local organizations focused on education, youth development, community planning and development, family support, health and human services, and community school networks to improve student learning. The Web site offers reports, a toolkit, and policy information on community schools and community-based learning.

School Matters

Standard & Poor's

This Web site serves as a searchable clearinghouse for education information.

Innovation Network

This organization offers program planning and evaluation consulting, training, and Web-based tools to nonprofit organizations to improve program effectiveness, better serve communities, and communi

Tobacco Use, Access, and Exposure to Tobacco in Media Among Middle and High School Students--United States, 2004

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

These survey results provide estimates of current use of tobacco products and selected indicators related to tobacco use.

Community Services Locator: An Online Directory for Finding Community Services for Children and Families

Georgetown University

This electronic guide is designed to assist families and service providers to find resources in their communities to address child and family needs.

Promoting Positive Adult Functioning Through Social Development Intervention in Childhood: Long-term Effects from the Seattle Social Development Project

Seattle Social Development Project

This Web site describes the Seattle Social Development Project (SSDP), which is a long-term study of the development of positive and problem behaviors among adolescents and young adults.

Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Research Program Web Site

Maternal and Child Health Research Program

The MCH Research Program supports applied research relating to maternal and child health services that has the potential to improve health services and delivery of care for MCH populations.