Foster children are more likely to drop out of school, research indicates. Many programs seek to ease their struggles.
The newest member of the School Reform Commission talks about her many volunteer roles and the future of the controversial governing body.
The fields of education, medicine, juvenile justice, and mental health were represented at the three-day meeting last week at Philadelphia University.
An effort is afoot to better coordinate school and city behavioral health services.
Philadelphia University will host the event, which is designed to promote interdisciplinary approaches to the issue.
A statewide effort aims to remove stigma and prevent youths and young adults from taking their own lives.