Institute for Youth, Education, and Families

  • 2014 Reengagement Plus Convening

    Sponsored by NLC and partners, Reengagement Plus is happening in Portland, Ore. this year from Dec. 10-11. This is the preeminent annual gathering for those involved in programs and citywide collaboratives providing support for students who have left school.

  • Applications for Pay for Success Competition Available

    Winners will receive technical assistance services to assess the feasibility of Pay for Success projects in their communities. NLC encourages local governments and service provider-government partnerships to apply.

  • With So Much at Stake, Mayors Look to Lead on Education

    As part of our State of the Cities blog series, our post on education highlights how mayors and community leaders alike recognize that a high quality education system spurs economic development, reduces crime and lifts families out of poverty.

  • About the YEF Institute

    The Institute for Youth, Education, and Families (YEF Institute), a special entity within the National League of Cities (NLC), helps municipal leaders take action on behalf of the children, youth and families in their communities.

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