Designing Education Programs to Meet the Needs of Young Adults in Care
The Administration for Children and Families contracted with the Urban Institute and Chapin Hall to plan for the next generation of evaluation activities funded...
The Big Picture: Illinois Families and Their Use of Multiple Service Systems
The public system that has developed over the past half-century to address social issues - from juvenile delinquency to child maltreatment to mental illness and...
Third Grade Reading Level Predictive of Later Life Outcomes
Chapin Hall researchers looked at school data over time to understand how students’ third-grade reading level relates to four educational outcomes: eighth-grade...
Illinois Children Cared for by Grandparents Face Behavioral, Emotional Health Challenges
In this unique study of grandparent-caregiver families, more than two-thirds of grandchildren exhibited symptoms of depression and emotional or behavior...
Educational Experiences of Children in Out-of-Home Care
Schools are one of the primary institutions shaping children’s development, and successful school experiences increase the likelihood of their successful...