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HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FIELD:
updates from CCYP faculty affiliates!

A new report on early learning was published by a team with the Learning Policy Institute, including CCYP faculty affiliate Dr. David Kirp, entitled The Road to High-Quality Early Learning: Lessons from the States. Read the report here.

 

Dr. Paula Fass, recently published her new work The End of American Childhood: A History of Parenting from Life on the Frontier to the Managed Child (Princeton University Press, June 2016). She was interviewed on Forum (06/16/2016) discussing the book and her work. Check it out here!

The Center for Child and Youth Policy is affiliated with the Institue for Human Development at the University of California, Berkeley. CCYP was formed in 2000 to establish a community of scholars focused on the unique needs and issues of children, youth, and families in the 21st century Led by Co-Directors Jill Duerr Berrick and Neil Gilbert, CCYP facilitates interdisciplinary discussion and scholarship dissemination, drawing on faculty from nine departments and Schools on the UC Berkeley Campus as well as members from other universities in the area. Throughout the academic year, CCYP hosts leaders in the field for presentations to stimulate creative thinking and the exchange of ideas on public policy concerns facing today’s families.