CJCA Summer Meeting held in St. Louis

Posted by Mike Dempsey
September 22, 2017

The Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators (CJCA) Summer Business Meeting was held Aug.18-20 at the Marriott St. Louis Grand where over 40 CJCA directors and designees participated. 

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Reforms Mean Reducing Juvenile Court Jurisdiction for Low-level Offenses

Posted by Darlene Conroy
September 20, 2017

Several states that have reformed their juvenile justice systems in the past few years have, as part of their reform packages, eliminated or limited juvenile court jurisdiction over

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Open the Curtain on Kids Got Talent Finalists from IYC - Warrenville

Posted by Jonah Schennum
September 15, 2017

The Performance-based Standards (PbS) State/Agency Coordinators Training and Awards Night in Chicago, Illinois is now only a few months away. Participants are waiting to see the results of PbS’ annual Kids Got Talent Contest.

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2017 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award Community Residential Category

Posted by Patricia Rafferty
September 18, 2017

Congratulations again to all finalists for the 2017 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award. The field of applications was so strong that for the first time in 11 years of the award, Performance-based Standards (PbS) expanded the field to include semi-finalists in the correction and detention categories. PbS received three applications in the community residential category and all were finalists.

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PbS Announces 2017 Youth and Staff Scholarship Award Winners

Posted by Darlene Conroy
September 12, 2017

The Performance-based Standards Learning Institute (PbS) is pleased to announce four outstanding applicants have been selected to receive the 2017 PbS Scholarship Awards.

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