You're invited to a free Child Trends webinar,   

Thursday, March 6, 2:30-3:45 p.m. ET

  • Find out about the findings from Child Trends' new research on the integrated student supports (ISS) approach to improving academic success;
  • Learn about the elements of ISS models for providing at-risk students the academic and non-academic supports necessary for educational success; and
  • Understand how ISS models apply child and youth development and education research findings to build successful programs.



  • Carol Emig, President, Child Trends
  • Kristin Anderson Moore, Ph.D., Senior Scholar, Child Trends
  • Daniel Cardinali, President, Communities In Schools
  • Mary E. Walsh, Ph.D., Executive Director, City Connects, and Daniel Kearns Professor, Lynch School of Education at Boston College
  • Jane Quinn, Vice President for Community Schools at The Children's Aid Society and Director of the National Center for Community Schools



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Acknowledgment: Child Trends gratefully acknowledges Bloomberg Philanthropies and AT&T for their generous support of our research on integrated student supports and the dissemination of this report. 
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