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New Research Synthesis: Thriving, Robust Equity, and Transformative Learning and Development: A More Powerful Conceptualization of the Contributors to Youth Success

The report includes a rationale for addressing thriving, equity, and development together; exploration of a way to create more powerful definitions to drive systems change efforts; and a deep dive into the dimensions that contribute to individual and collective thriving. To help easily access the key concepts, there is a companion series of briefs including a summary, synthesis of research findings, and expanded definitions of thriving, equity, and learning and development that are clear, actionable, research based, and change focused.

Related Topics: 
Systems Building
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Dual Language Learners
Low Income
Special needs
The Forum for Youth Investment, The Wallace Foundation
David Osher, Karen Pittman, Jill Young, Hal Smith, Deborah Moroney, and Merita Irby
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40 pages
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