NDTAC Issue Brief: Raising the Bar: Creating and Sustaining Quality Education Services in Juvenile Detention

NDTAC Issue Brief: Raising the Bar: Creating and Sustaining Quality Education Services in Juvenile Detention

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This issue brief addresses features of juvenile detention facilities as well as the characteristics of youth who find themselves in detention centers.  The authors, Peter Leone and Carolyn Fink offer three overarching principles of educational programming for youth in detention and provide a description of flexible and high quality educational services in short-term juvenile justice facilities.

Resource Date

May 2017