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Annual Report 2015-2016: All Our Children Thriving

Date posted: September 1st, 2016

The Schubert Center’s 2015-2016 annual report, All Our Children Thriving, highlights activities and accomplishments of the center as we work to bridge research, practice, policy and education. Download a printable version here. …Read more.


Gault @ 50

Date posted: August 12th, 2016

The National Juvenile Defender Center released a report called “Defend Children: A Blueprint for Effective Juvenile Defender Services.” The report can be accessed here. NPR covered the release and the full NPR story can be viewed here. Check out more on a year of action in support of juveniles’ right to counsel as we approach the 50th anniversary of In re Gault.


Westside Community House Research Project

Date posted: June 13th, 2016

How Do We Help Parents Make Lasting Change? The Westside Community House (WSCH) Wrap for Success program is designed to facilitate and increase social activity and support among parents who partake in West Side Community House’s parenting classes. …Read more.


Kids Love Musicals! Research Project

Date posted: June 7th, 2016

Why is musical theater such a powerful medium through which children and adults find pleasure and a desire to engage in? Does musical theater experience help children with special needs develop socioemotional skills? …Read more.

Past Events

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“In order to sell the solution, one must first sell the problem.” Dr. Walter Gilliam, PhD, Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology and Director of the Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy at Yale University began his conversation series lecture on November 29 with this impactful statement, engaging a full room of community and university members. Read more about the event and download the handout here.

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Children know the most about their daily lives than anyone else so it is time to start learning from children. On October 11, the Schubert Center hosted Asher Ben-Arieh, PhD and Sabine Andresen, PhD for “How Children View Their Worlds: Children’s Subjective Well-Being in 19 Countries.” Read more about the event here.

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