A Closer Look

12 Tips for Supporting Students Facing Holiday Challenges
Escalation begins this week, doesn’t it? As I’m writing this article, it is the first full week of December. Throughout my career in child-serving organizations, this week has always signaled the beginning of a progressive amplification of troubling behaviors by students facing the specter of holidays that may not be warm and bright.

SAVE-the-DATE: 2017 NAREN Conference


APRIL 5-7, 2017
TranZed Alliance Conference Center
6802 McClean Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21234
Mark your calendar NOW and plan to join us in Baltimore, MD and experience the 2017 NAREN Conference. The 2016 conference offered over 55 breakout sessions, daily keynote presentations, authentic youth performances, featured speakers AND the event ATTRACTED 300+ PARTICIPANTS!
Visit the NAREN website for updates and announcements regarding the 2017 Conference!