From the Blog

14 Performances Advance to Finalist Round in 2017 Talent Contest
Monday, May, 22 2017

Congratulations to the 14 finalists of the 2017 PbS Kids Got Talent Contest and thank you to the numerous facility staff and agency leaders who supported all of the contestants. Giving youths opportunities to shine, be recognized for doing something positive and feel good about themselves is one of the key tenets of the research-based developmental approach now reforming juvenile justice systems across the country. It’s not always the easiest or most intuitive thing to do, in facilities or families, as parenting my own three adolescents/young adult children has shown me.

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PbS Announces Semi-Finalists for the 2017 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award
Thursday, May, 18 2017

This year’s applications for the 2017 PbS Barbara Allen-Hagen Award were truly the most difficult to judge to date.

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