What Works for Disconnected Young People? A Scan of the Evidence

This purpose of this paper, from MDRC, was to conduct a scan of the current state of the evidence regarding what works in helping disconnected young people. To develop the paper, MDRC conducted a literature review and reviews of websites to learn about current policy trends and evaluations in process. To supplement lessons from written materials, MDRC interviewed practitioners in the field.

Record Type: 
Report
Publication Date: 
February, 2016
Date: 
February 2016
Source: 
Partner Resources
OFA Initiatives: 
TANF/WIOA Resource Hub
TANF/WIOA Category: 
Target Populations
Youth
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Education and Training
  • Special Populations