Disconnected Youth

Increasing attention has been paid to the growing ranks of America’s youth who are disconnected from school and work, and who face endemic challenges to accessing opportunity. Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity recently asked several experts to address the challenge of “disconnected youth” and what we can do about it.

Reconnecting “Disconnected Youth”

Posted September 25, 2012

Changing the Trajectory of Impoverished Youth: Plugging Disconnected Youth Back into the Labor Market

Posted September 25, 2012

Disconnected Youth: A Policy Priority after the Great Recession

Posted September 17, 2012

Reconnecting Our Youth to Fix Our Economy

Posted September 17, 2012