The Future of Children journal offers comprehensive, cross-disciplinary
articles focusing on issues related to children. Published twice per year,
it seeks to promote effective policies and programs for children by providing
policymakers, service providers, the media, and others interested in children's
issues with timely, objective information based on the best available research.
Each journal issue examines a single topic of importance to children from a
The first issue was released in 1991 by the Packard Foundation. Since 2004, Princeton University and the Brookings Institution have been publishing The Future of Children. All journal articles are available on the The Future of Children website at http://www.futureofchildren.org.
- Moving Wall