Welcome to IDEA Partnership
The IDEA Partnership reflects the collaborative work of more than 50 national organizations, technical assistance providers, and organizations and agencies at state and local level.
Partner Spotlight: National Community of Practice on Transition
Across states, youth urge greater emphasis on their role in transition. Read More.
Treasure Trove of Resources from the 2013 OSEP Project Directors' Conference +
The 2013 OSEP Project Directors' (PD) Conference convened the full array of OSEP grantees in dialogue and information sharing. View the PowerPoint presentations by clicking the session that interest you on the conference agenda or follow the ongoing blogs on conference topics.Read More
Ready by 21 at the Forum for Youth Investment wants your insights! +
The IDEA Partnership is allied with the Forum for Youth Investment in promoting a ‘ Cradle to College and Career’ framework. In a new blog, The Forum asks us to envision holistic early warning system for young people that include both education indicators and youth development indicators. Read More
Annie E. Casey Foundation releases the 2013 KIDS COUNT Data Book +
Tracking 16 indicators of child well-being, the 2013 KIDS COUNT Data Book finds that children in the United States continue to make gains in the areas of education and health despite a growing poverty rate. Read More
ED Week Releases DIPLOMAS COUNT 2013 +
A new national report from Education Week and the Editorial Projects in Education (EPE) Research Center finds that the nation’s graduation rate has posted a solid gain for the third straight year, following a period of declines and stagnation. Read More