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McLeod, David A.; Roberts, Emily A. – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
The Juvenile Justice System was established on the premise of rehabilitative action for behaviors that have led youth to the criminal justice system. However, the system has increasingly moved away from this original concept toward a punitive model. The authors present how this movement resulted in the devolution of human rights for the youth…
Descriptors: Juvenile Justice, Delinquency, Civil Rights, Rehabilitation
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Crocker, Tianca; Kleitsch, David – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
Information and communication technologies (ICTs) are increasingly required within K-12 educational settings, yet the impact of youth's access to and use of digital resources outside of the classroom on academic achievement is only beginning to be explored in the literature. This study used data from the Fragile Families & Child Wellbeing…
Descriptors: Homework, Academic Achievement, Secondary School Science, Access to Computers
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Jackson, Jarvais J.; Moldavan, Alesia Mickle; Valauri, Anne – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
Utilizing the lens of the "pandemic as portal" (Roy, 2020; Souto-Manning, 2021) and the need for a "hard re-set" (Ladson-Billings, 2021) of our current education system, this literature synthesis engages with head, health, and home to consider what a new normal could look like as we take a "village check-in" of each…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Educational Change, Barriers
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Shannon Enid Wakefield; Linda Theron – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
COVID-19 has permeated news since December 2019 and has impacted all areas of life. Despite widespread coverage of COVID-related risks, there is limited understanding of adolescent resilience in Global South contexts (e.g., Africa) and against the backdrop of COVID-19. We, therefore, conducted a qualitative secondary analysis of 79 documents…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Adolescents, Resilience (Psychology)
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Kanessa M. Doss; Sherrionda H. Crawford – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
Bullying continues to be an omnipresent public health issue in school communities, affecting children's and adolescent's academic success, socio-emotional well-being, and overall development. Schools play a fundamental role in addressing bullying, yet parent and community involvement is equally critical. This article explores the significance of…
Descriptors: Parent Education, Bullying, Prevention, Intervention
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Matthew Fifolt; D. Keith Gurley; Dwayne White – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2023
Introduction: In 2021, leaders in Birmingham, Alabama established one of the first LGBTQ-affirming charter schools in the United States to serve students who have dropped out, are not thriving in traditional schools, or are enrolled in home-school programs. Methods: Using deductive analysis, our research team filtered data through the five…
Descriptors: LGBTQ People, Charter Schools, Dropouts, Nontraditional Education
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Hogan, Eric – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2022
Education, in its many forms, is an institution that mirrors the society around it, including its patterns of privilege and marginalization (Marx, et al., 2017). The purpose of this article is to provide a reflection of my experiences while working alongside four interns from an alternative school hired to work for an agricultural internship. I…
Descriptors: Autobiographies, Ethnography, Reflective Teaching, Agricultural Education
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McCarthy, Mindy K.; Harris, Brandonn S.; Gregg, Katy – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2022
Youth who are placed at risk have been found to experience adjustment difficulties, behavioral problems, academic challenges, and/or mental health concerns (Moreau et al., 2012). One resource for these youth involve sport-based interventions designed to enhance psychosocial wellbeing. Using a single-subject design, the current study examined the…
Descriptors: Instructional Effectiveness, Teaching Methods, Daily Living Skills, Athletics
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Pannell, Summer; McBrayer, Juliann Sergi – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2022
The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between principal attrition and academic factors in Georgia's high-needs rural schools. The research shows that principals have a significant impact on student outcomes, and principal attrition is a disruptive factor in schools. The findings from this study indicate a negative correlation…
Descriptors: Labor Turnover, Principals, Occupational Mobility, Rural Schools
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Culang, Hanna; Davis, Elizabeth R.; Egan, Laura; Simmons, Akeesha; Vago, David R.; Finley, Susan; Dennis-Tiwary, Tracy – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2021
Youth at risk for negative health outcomes due to reduced access to social, mental health, and educational support systems are in particular need of resources promoting social-emotional resilience and positive educational outcomes. A growing body of research documents the positive benefits of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs), but few studies…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Attention Control, Adolescents, High School Students
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Bundshuh, Heather; Ohlson, Matthew; Swanson, Anne – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2021
The impact of chronic absenteeism is devastating nationally as it can lead to poor academic achievement, increased dropout rates, and the school-to-prison pipeline (Balfanz & Cornfeld, 2016). The purpose of this program evaluation is to examine the attendance program at large suburban high school in the southeast United States. This program…
Descriptors: Attendance, Suburban Schools, High School Students, Program Effectiveness
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Tench, Paula J.; Green, Ronny; Tsemunhu, Rudo; Nobles, Kathy; Truby, William; Brockmeier, Lantry – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2021
Federal and state initiatives designed to improve schools have created unintended, negative consequences. Educational research studies link these initiatives to declines in teacher job satisfaction, decreased teacher retention, and the potential development of adversarial relationships between teachers and administrators (Darling-Hammond, 2010).…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Student Leadership, Quality of Life, Leadership Role
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Beckers, Gerlinde G.; Knight, Katlyn L. – National Youth Advocacy and Resilience Journal, 2021
Project LION (Learning In Our Neighborhood) was a community partnership between a local University, a Charitable Foundation, the City, and the Parish (County) School System that provided affordable afterschool academic and enrichment activities for students who are at risk in grades 4 through 8. The multiple-year foundation grant provided program…
Descriptors: School Community Programs, College School Cooperation, Grade 4, Grade 5