America's Promise Alliance


Subject:
K-12 Education , Health , Families , Parental Participation , Parenting , Children's Health

Description:
Website for this organization founded by Colin Powell that is "committed to seeing that children experience the fundamental resources they need to succeed." Features details about initiatives and activities in five areas: caring adults, safe places, healthy start, effective education, and opportunities to help others. Includes material such as the April 2008 "Cities in Crisis" report on high school drop out rates, and a map showing the "100 Best Communities for Young People."

Publisher:
America's Promise Alliance

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.americaspromise.org/


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