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  • December 2012/January 2013
  • Vol. 13, No. 11

Spotlight on Social Media

With the growing use of social media in the child welfare field, this month's Spotlight section highlights social media strategy and policy suggestions from the NRC for Child Welfare Data and Technology, a framework for developing social media privacy guidelines, and research on teen perceptions of social media's effect on their well-being.

  • Centennial Series: CB's Clearinghouses and National Resource Centers
    This is the eighth article in our second Centennial Series, CB Decade-by-Decade. These articles will examine highlights from each decade of the Children's Bureau's first 100 years. The More

  • Title IV-E Waiver Demonstration Projects
    By Bethany Miller, Children's Bureau Child Welfare Specialist The Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act, P.L. 112-34, signed into law on September 30, 2011, provided the...

  • Special-Issue Journal Commemorates CB Centennial
    In commemoration of the Children's Bureau's centennial, the Journal of Public Child Welfare published a special double issue focused on the Children's Bureau's contributions to the field of child...

  • CB Launches New Website
    The Children's Bureau (CB) is proud to announce the launch of our new website. The new look and feel prominently displays the latest CB news, highlights from our programs, and links to useful...

  • Instability Among Young Children in Care
    The Administration for Children and Families' Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) released a research brief exploring the stability of caregivers and households of infants in...

  • ACF's The Family Room
    The Administration for Children and Families' (ACF's) blog—The Family Room—regularly provides information about new initiatives, policy announcements, and other important ACF news....

  • New! From CB
    The Children's Bureau website carries information on child welfare programs, funding, monitoring, training and technical assistance, laws, statistics, research, Federal reporting, and much more....