• 24
    Nov
     

    Foster Care Alumni Voice Heard at VT Statehouse

    Vermont youth formerly in foster care had the opportunity to speak out at the statehouse on Wednesday, March 26, as they testified in front of a joint committee meeting between the House Committee on Education and Health and Human Services on their educational experience while in state custody.
    Fr […]

  • 24
    Nov
     

    Out of Foster Care, Into College – NY Times

    The New York Times education section highlights the supports that some states have in place to help current or former youth in care succeed in college.  Out of Foster Care, Into College

  • 24
    Nov
     

    California School Systems Now Accountable for Foster Care Youth Success

    California has become the first state in the nation to make school systems accountable for foster children’s educational outcomes.
    An addendum to the state’s budget adds youth in foster services to a list of students whose educational progress must be evaluated under the No Child Left Behind Act […]

  • 24
    Nov

    UVM Today article on VT-FUTRES

    VT-FUTRES Co-Principal Investigators Jessica Strolin-Goltzman and Jesse Suter were interviewed by UVM Today to introduce UVM to this new project. Read the full story.

  • 24
    Nov

    VT-FUTRES Grant Awarded!

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families has awarded Jessica Strolin-Goltzman (Assistant Professor in Social Work) and Jesse C. Suter (Research Assistant Professor at CDCI) a $500,000 two-year grant to improve educational stability of middle and high sch […]