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Resource: Conditions for Learning for Youth Who Are Neglected or Delinquent

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Education; National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for the Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent, or At Risk

This brief (PDF, 20 pages) aims to help individuals working in public school systems and secure-care educational settings understand four specific conditions for learning that are beneficial for students in, or at risk of entering, neglected or delinquent settings:

  1. Safety
  2. Support
  3. Social and emotional learning
  4. Engagement and challenge

The brief also provides strategies for fostering each condition and multiple related resources. Learn more (PDF, 20 pages).