Speaking of Kids Blog

November 13, 2018

The Annie E. Casey Foundation Releases Brief: Fostering Youth Transitions

This Annie E. Casey Foundation brief, which utilizes the most comprehensive data set ever collected…
October 30, 2018

Utah Education – 30 years at the bottom

As has been pointed out to me recently, I have worked off and on for…
October 29, 2018

Utah Education Funding: What Are the Facts?

Utah Education Funding: What Are the Facts? As Utah begins voting on a non-binding ballot…
October 10, 2018

100% Kids Covered: Medicaid and Cristina’s Four Children

Cristina and her four children live in West Jordan, Utah. She shared her story with…
October 02, 2018

100% Kids Covered: How Medicaid & CHIP Helped Angela's Family

Angela and her family are one example of how both Medicaid and CHIP can have…
September 27, 2018

Utah KIDS COUNT Project Releases Annual Data - 2018 edition shows highs and lows for…

The Utah KIDS COUNT Project’s annual data release, Measures of Child Well-Being in Utah, provides…
September 25, 2018

State Report Highlights What’s at Risk for Children of Young Parents

In its latest KIDS COUNT® policy report, the Annie E. Casey Foundation highlights the needs…
September 25, 2018

100% Kids Covered: What Medicaid Means to Jose and His Children

Health insurance through the Medicaid program helps thousands of Utah families. About 20% of children…
September 24, 2018

Protect All Our Families: Voices for Utah Children Opposes Proposed Trump ‘Public Charge’ Rule

Regardless of where we were born, we all deserve to be healthy and safe. But…