Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Inc.
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Strengthen the capacity of leaders to improve the health of vulnerable children and address racial/ethnic health inequities in select communities, including Michigan; Mississippi; New Mexico; and New Orleans, Louisiana
Address labor market discrimination based on race, gender and parental status by supporting research and surveys of hiring practices and personnel policies, analyzing results and identifying interventions
Increase parental and community participation in Philadelphia’s public school system to address policies and practices that impact the system’s children by helping lead Philly Coalition Advocating for Public Schools, training parent advocates and building public will for a Community Schools model
Advance more effective two-generation approaches to better serve the educational and economic security needs of parents and children together through identifying, aligning and implementing state policies, strategies and practices