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Annual Report ’13-’14 “Advancing Child Well-Being Together” Available for Download

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We at the Schubert Center for Child Studies are delighted to share news of our year’s activities with you through our interactive annual report, Advancing Child Well-Being Together, and to highlight these partnerships which advance dialogue, education and policy to action.
Thank you for the efforts and support of all who have come together with the Schubert Center during the past year, and we look forward to continuing this vital work. We are excited about another year of building bridges and Advancing Child Well-Being Together. [...Read more]

Faculty Associate Sandra Russ Recognized as a Distinguished University Professor

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The Schubert Center congratulates Faculty Associate Sandra Russ on her appointment to Distinguished University Professor. The designation of Distinguished University Professor is the highest honor that the university bestows on faculty members.
Dr. Russ is a clinical child psychologist whose research focuses on how pretend play and creativity are linked to child development. Read more about Dr. Russ’ research and her contributions to the Case community at the Case Daily. [...Read more]

Schubert Announces Conversation Series, “Exploring Equity and Resilience in Childhood”

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The Schubert Center is pleased to announce the events for the 2014-2015 Conversation Series. This year’s theme, “Exploring Equity and Resilience in Childhood,” will feature five sessions covering topics like sexual orientation and parenting, racism and play in preschools in early childhood, local and national adoption issues, and youth and violence. View the full series event listing and registration information.
The Schubert Center Conversation Series Connects CWRU faculty, students and staff, visiting researchers, [...Read more]

Child Policy Director Leads Social Justice Think Tank “In the Prisons” Plenary Session

Social Justice Think Tank 2013

In November 2013, the Social Justice Institute at Case Western Reserve University held a Social Justice Think Tank, “Educating for Struggle: In the Academy, Schools, Prisons, and Streets.” Schubert Center Child Policy Director Gabriella Celeste moderated the second Plenary session, “Educating for Struggle…In the Prisons.” The session featured panelists Dan Berger, assistant professor, Comparative Ethnic Studies, University of Washington; Kali N. Gross. associate professor, African American Women’s History, University of Texas; Damian Calvert, [...Read more]

Cuyahoga County Launches “Fostering Connections & Community for Young People Aging Out of Foster Care”

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On July16, the first of several Ohio Fostering Connections community forums convened in Cleveland, to discuss extending supportive services to foster youth through age 21. The Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services (DCFS), YWCA of Greater Cleveland, CWRU Schubert Center for Child Studies, and Fostering the Soul, in partnership with the Ohio Association of Child Care Agencies (OACCA), hosted this forum, [...Read more]