Tag: young people

Foster Care Necessities

| December 1, 2015
Foster Care Necessities

A new Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative report shares reform recommendations aimed at helping young people in foster care enjoy their fair share of normal, growing-up activities as they move toward adulthood.

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Are Kids Getting More Virtuous?

| December 10, 2014
Are Kids Getting More Virtuous?

Are Kids Getting More Virtuous? The news media likes to characterize today’s young people as risk averse, narcissistic, app-dependent, over-scheduled, entitled and “pornified.” Among the culprits are too much praise, not enough challenge, helicopter parents, cellphones and of course, the Internet. But by many measures, young people are actually showing virtues their elders lacked. They have brought delinquency, […]

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