A recent article, “Baltimore foster care youths get diploma in a day in Philadelphia,” Nov. 24) describing the referral of youths in foster care to a high school diploma program in Pennsylvania, highlights one of the glaring deficiencies in Maryland’s educational programs — the lack of educational options for students in high school. While Maryland… Read more »
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North Becomes Official Supporter of National Court Appointed Special Advocates SEATTLE, Nov. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The National CASA Association has announced that award-winning author Tom North has become an official supporter of the organization and its work to put caring adult volunteers in the lives of abused and neglected children. North is supporting… Read more »
PHOENIX (AP) — A scandal in which 6,000 child-abuse complaints in Arizona were filed away and never investigated illustrated what advocates say is a tragically common problem across the U.S.: Many child-protection agencies have crushing workloads and inadequate oversight. Read More.
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Read about Lauren Kensky of Fells Point in the Baltimore Sun here and watch her interview on The List here. Read about Maryland CASA Board member Sandra-Lynn Berson and her “Team Heidi” in the Potomac Patch.
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