ThesisVelez, BeliaPurpose: School is challenging for many youth - even more so for those exposed to violence, trauma, and gang-related activities on a daily basis. An estimated half million youth drop out of school each year in the United States (Alosie-Young & Chavez, . . .
ThesisFranco, NormaThe graduate project evaluates the use of alternative spaces for the integration of youth in academia. The graduate project reviews Youth Justice Coalition (YJC), a current organization located in Inglewood, California. Using interviews, the graduate . . .
ProjectGonzales, Cheryl C.The focus of this study is to determine the best practices of mentoring programs for at-risk youth in the Sacramento area. The researchers aim not only to look into the policies and practices of the selected mentoring programs, but to integrate the be . . .