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Extreme academic sorting brings vastly different graduation rates in New York City high schools

May 5, 2017 — Chalkbeat

No longer a strictly urban problem, “disconnected youth” populations explode in rural areas

May 2, 2017 — High Plains Public Radio

‘Disconnected’ Young People

April 29, 2017 — The Longview News-Journal

Rising numbers of rural youth are unemployed and out of school, and it’s costing all of us

April 28, 2017 — PBS NewsHour

Disconnected Youth: Out of School and Out of Work in Rural America

April 27, 2017 — The Huffington Post

Apr. 19: Career360 Innovation Session

April 19, 2017 — Chicago, IL. Measure of America co-director Kristen Lewis facilitated LeadersUp’s Career360 Innovation Session, a day-long convening of young adults, employers and community partners to brainstorm new solutions to help disconnected young adults achieve workforce readiness in Chicago. Kristen presented Measure of America’s latest findings on youth disconnection and led the group discussions. Read the white paper synthesizing the day’s findings here, and watch a video of the innovation session here.

Young and out of work? Dallas job fair targets unemployed 16- to 24-year-olds

April 18, 2017 — Dallas News

Coalition of Top U.S. Companies to Host Texas’ Largest Opportunity Youth Hiring Fair on May 19

April 18, 2017 — 100,000 Opportunities Initiative

Social Science Research Council to Develop New Interactive Site for NYC Metro Area Health Data

April 17, 2017 — The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust

There are more 16-to-24-year-olds not working or in school in San Diego than you might think

April 14, 2017 — The San Diego Union-Tribune