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The Status of Greater Kansas City's Children and Youth: 2006 Report Card and Data Briefing Book (Safety and Security)

Publication Date:
2006
Author(s):
Partnership for Children (PFC)
Description:
The grades Partnership for Children issues in the annual Report Card are based on data for 18 different benchmarks widely regarded as good measures of children's well-being. These benchmarks are grouped in five categories: Safety and Security, Health, Early Education, Education, and Teen Years. These benchmarks, as well as the grading system, were developed for the first Report Card are analyzed to determine: | --Whether the situation in metropolitan Kansas City was improving, stabilizing, or getting worse, based on the past three years of data | --Whether the situation in metropolitan Kansas City was better, the same as, or worse than the national or state average
Topic(s):
Youth, Children, Teenagers, Education, Health, Community issues
State(s):
Kansas; Missouri
County/Area:
Kansas City Metropolitan Area
Peer Review:
No
Document Type:
Report
Language:
English
Source:
http://pfc.org
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