Policymakers at the local, State, and Federal levels are an often overlooked audience for sustainability, but these individuals are in a position to help develop, support, and sustain programs such...

This brief describes the Safe Schools/Healthy Students initiative to create activities that foster a students’ feeling of safety in school and their community. It cites evidence-based practices for...

Outlining issues one must consider when designing a program evaluation, this brief describes quantitative, qualitative, and mixed approaches to evaluation in order to maximize program design...

This brief discusses reasons to hire a program evaluator and outlines, in detail, how to find an evaluator that meets a program’s specific needs by screening and assessing candidates and preparing...

This publication discusses suicide of young people from ages 10-19. It explores ways schools can prevent suicide by learning how to recognize and respond to its warning signs as well as responding...

The purpose of this analysis is to show how to effectively implement an evidence-based intervention program. This resource reviews 377 articles and publications that presented evaluations,...

This publication outlines strategies you can use to help monitor and asses an evaluator’s work. It details ways in which you can create an evaluation plan, establish a timeline for reports, write a...

Drawing a connection between violence, education, and poverty by observing the early life experiences of Latino youth as well as their families, schools, neighborhoods, and the larger society, this...

This article provides teachers and school staff with various ways to recognize and respond to the warning signs of suicide. It places an emphasis on communication between teachers, school staff, and...

This resource focuses on the risk factors surrounding youth that contribute to violence and the abuse of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs. It also focuses on the protective factors that can help...

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