Reforming child welfare

What does it take to reform child welfare? -- Building the airplane while flying it: the District of Columbia -- Children, families, and the child welfare system: Alabama and Utah in the national context -- What we know: how research can contribute to reform -- The broad brush: vision, strategy, and...

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Main Author: Golden, Olivia
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC Urban Institute Press c2009
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
Availability in Tübingen:Present in Tübingen.
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Summary:What does it take to reform child welfare? -- Building the airplane while flying it: the District of Columbia -- Children, families, and the child welfare system: Alabama and Utah in the national context -- What we know: how research can contribute to reform -- The broad brush: vision, strategy, and action -- Information, learning, and performance management as keys to the turnaround -- Accountability and the politics of performance improvement -- Leadership -- Taking reform to the front lines -- Recommendations
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description:XI, 300 S.
ISBN:9780877667599