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OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2015
(NCJ 248633) March 2015
OJJDP News @ a Glance, Newsletter, 5 page(s)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
This issue’s top story and video message from OJJDP Administrator Robert L. Listenbee highlight the new OJJDP National Mentoring Resource Center and, in light of National Mentoring Month in January, the impact of evidence-based mentoring practices. Other features highlight the National Mentoring Summit that OJJDP co-hosted; the launch of the White House Asian American and Pacific Islander Bullying Prevention Task Force; the Departments of Justice and Education release of a correctional education guidance package to improve the quality of educational services for confined youth; and the Justice Department partnership with Facebook and Bing to expand the reach of AMBER Alerts.