About Us

The Center aims to assist the education and development of children and youth, with special emphasis on those who are educationally at risk including those who have been abused or neglected. Its work contributes to the body of knowledge and influences training and practice to positively affect educational outcomes of these populations.

Our Mission

To promote academic success and social competence in school for children educationally at risk.

Our Functions

  • Influence the practice of adults in securing and providing effective educational services
  • Prepare and train social welfare personnel, caregivers, and school personnel on the education of children and youth who are educationally at risk
  • Conduct research on issues related to the educational well-being of children 
  • Review and develop policies for effective practice related to the education of children