Watch: Juvenile Justice Panel from “Working Across Sectors”

Five panelists from the Juvenile Justice panel

IHDSC’s annual conference on Friday, June 1, 2018, assembled leaders in research, policy, and practice to share innovative initiatives and diverse perspectives, reflect on the research evidence, and pose questions that connect sectors, advance science, and promote action on behalf of youth experiencing difficulties in schools and beyond. The Juvenile Justice panel included: Dr. Amanda […]

Quotes from 6/1 “Working Across Sectors” immigration panel:

On Friday, June 1, 2018, IHDSC co-sponsored “Working Across Sectors Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools: Research Practice Partnerships at the Intersection of Multiple Agencies.” The day was structured around three panel sessions, each of which focused on a specific sector:  Immigration Juvenile Justice Special Education and Mental Health Follow IHDSC on twitter and visit our […]

“Working Across Sectors” Q&A: Tim Carroll

Tim Carroll, IES-PIRT fellow and PhD student in Higher and Postsecondary Education, Department of Administration, Technology, and Leadership, was a panelist at “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools” on Friday, June 1. Read our Q&A below and then watch him discuss these important issues with the other panelists.  What’s something everyone should know and […]

“Working Across Sectors” Q&A: Corianna Sichel

Corianna Sichel, PhD student in Counseling Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, was a panelist at “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools” on Friday, June 1. Read our Q&A below and then watch her discuss these important issues with faculty, advocates, researchers, and leaders.  What is E-Responder and how did it come about? E-Responder is […]

“Working Across Sectors” Q&A: Bryant Hopkins

Bryant Hopkins, IES-PIRT fellow and PhD student in the Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service, was a panelist at “Working Across Sectors to Support Vulnerable Youth in Schools” on Friday, June 1. Read our Q&A below and then watch Bryant discuss his work with faculty, practitioners, and agency representatives.  What are the challenges that shape your […]

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 […]

Q&A: Supporting Young Children of Immigrants in PreK-3

Drs. Fabienne Doucet and Jennifer Adair recently co-edited the Bank Street College of Education’s Occasional Paper Series #39: Supporting Young Children of Immigrants in PreK-3. The six essays highlight how educators can make early childhood programs more equitable by focusing on institutional challenges and incorporating the knowledge and capabilities of immigrant families and communities. On […]

Global TIES at CIES: The Promise of Research-Practice Partnerships

At the end of March, students, staff, and affiliates of NYU Global TIES for Children (NYU/TIES) attended the 2018 Comparative & International Education Society (CIES) conference in Mexico City. CIES is the largest and oldest of 47 comparative and international education societies around the world, and – with members representing over 100 countries – the […]

Q&A: Legal Perspectives on Juvenile Justice and Abolition

I have a tool box that not everybody has and so I can lament and complain about how this tool box is messed up in its privilege, or I can say let me open this up and let's figure out how I can wrench this thing to work for the people that I care about.

Ashley Sawyer, Esq is a staff attorney at Youth Represent, an organization whose aim is to provide holistic legal representation to young people ages 16-24 who have had contact with the criminal legal system. Ms. Sawyer collaborates with Dr. Shabnam Javdani and the NYU RISE team through their work on the Task Force with the […]