Disproportionality Information Summit: Final Report
Supported by the Quality Improvement Center on Differential Response in Child Protective Services, March 24-25, 2009
Race Equity Review: Findings From a Qualitative Analysis of Racial Disproportionality and Disparity for African American Children and Families in Michigan’s Child Welfare System
The Center for the Study of Social Policy, Jan. 16, 2009
Understanding and Addressing Disproportionality in the Front End of the Child Welfare System
Supported by the Bay Area Social Services Consortium and the Zellerbach Family Foundation, July 2005
Color of Child Welfare Policy: Racial Disparities in Child Welfare Services
Hunter College School of Social Work Child Welfare Lecture Series, April 29, 2002
Ruth McRoy, Ph.D.
NAPCWA Disproportionality Diagnostic Tool
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