Tuesday, August 4, 2009

America's Children, a National and State-by-State Look

Counting What Counts: Taking Results Seriously for Vulnerable Children and Families: The 20th annual KIDS COUNT Data Book "profiles the well-being of America’s children on a state-by-state basis and ranks states on 10 key measures of child well-being. The Annie E. Casey Foundation's Data Book essay calls for a “data revolution” that uses timely and reliable information to track the progress and improve the lives of vulnerable children. The essay outlines a series of action steps to improve the nation's use of data in creating policies that improve outcomes for children and families." For research-informed policies to achieve better results for children and families.

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