ERIC Number: ED451933
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The Child Indicator: The Child, Youth, and Family Indicators Newsletter, 1999-2000.
Brown, Brett, Ed.; Vandivere, Sharon, Ed.
Child Indicator: The Child, Youth, and Family Indicators Newsletter, v1 n1, v2 n1-4 Fall 1999-Win 2000
This document consists of the single 1999 issue and four 2000 issues of a newsletter to communicate the major developments within each sector of the child and youth indicators field. The newsletters feature regular sections on the community, state, and national scenes, and include sections of resources and data. The 1999 premier issue includes articles on the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership; states improving indicators with help from the office of Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation; and key national indicators of child well-being. The Spring 2000 issue includes articles on the Kids Count initiative of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, links between social indicators and social programs in Oregon, mapping youth resources from a youth perspective, and the Healthy People initiative of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Summer 2000 issue includes articles on the need for annual evaluation of the social health of the nation, child indicators in policymaking partnership in Maine, measures for community research from the Aspen Institute, and major shifts in the conceptualization of child well-being. The Fall 2000 issue includes articles on the National Education Goals panel, community-level indicators projects, the Center for Child Well-Being, and easy access to juvenile justice data. The Winter 2000 issue includes articles on the 2000 census as a source of child well-being data, availability of state child welfare indicator data online, new indicators of school readiness, local area poverty estimates, and the new Clearinghouse for International Data and Policies on Children, Youth, and their Families. (HTH)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Children, Data Collection, Information Sources, Social Indicators, Well Being
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.
Authoring Institution: Child Trends, Inc., Washington, DC.