Friday, June 1: “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools”

Friday, June 1: “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools”

On Friday, June 1, 2018, researchers, policymakers, organizations, and leaders will meet at NYU to discuss opportunities to improve the systems and opportunities that support vulnerable Youth in NYC.

Co-sponsored by IHDSC, the IES-funded Pre-doctoral Interdisciplinary Research Training program (PIRT), the Center for Practice and Research at the Intersection of Information, Society, and Methodology (PRIISM), and NYU’s Strategies to Reduce Inequality (SRI) initiative, the “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools Research Practice Partnerships at the Intersection of Multiple Agencies” summit is structured around three panel sessions: 1) Immigration, 2) Juvenile Justice, and 3) Special Education and Mental Health. The event will conclude with a broader conversation on evidence-based solutions and policies, data systems, funding priorities, and opportunities for collaboration.

The event is free and open to the public but registration is required (click here to register now!). Preview our panelists below:



Dr. Adam Gamoran, President, William T. Grant Foundation

Immigration panel:

Sabrina Fong (not pictured), Policy and Research Advisor, NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs

Special Education and Mental Health panel:

Juvenile Justice panel:

Concluding Conversation (plenary