“California Invests in Education for Incarcerated Youth”

Two students of color sitting in a classroom, teacher of color standing, writing on a chalkboard

California’s youth justice system is undergoing significant reforms, with a focus on improving educational opportunities for young people in lockups. The recently signed state budget allocates funds to higher education initiatives and enhances oversight of juvenile court schools within youth detention facilities. While the investment is modest due to budget constraints, it represents a crucial […]