Friday, February 20, 2015

NEW ASSIGNMENT FOR WSAYC BOARD MEMBER


Washington State Youth Court Association’s Board of Directors member (Secretary/Treasurer) Susan Gregory (Goettsch) has recently been asked to be part of a 14 person committee providing review and input regarding the findings of a study on Youth Courts. 
Global Youth Justice was awarded a new U.S. Department of Justice School Safety 4-year $1.83 million Research Grant with two partners - WestEd and Analytica.  In response to continued School Violence, Congress and the President approved $75 Million for School Safety Research for the first time in 2014, and these funds were competitively awarded by USDOJ's National Institute of Justice (NIJ) to Global Youth Justice.   Susan’s work with the committee will start sometime in the spring of 2015.