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Y-PLAN Oakland AAMA: Action Research Partnership Brief
Blanca Gamez-Djokic, Deborah L. McKoy, Amanda Eppley
2020
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Y-PLAN Housing Policy Brief
Deborah L. McKoy, Amanda Eppley, Elena Eimert
2020
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Y-PLAN Transportation Policy Brief
Deborah L. McKoy, Amanda Eppley, Elena Eimert
2020
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Y-PLAN Public Space Policy Brief
Deborah L. McKoy, Amanda Eppley, Elena Eimert
2020
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Are California Public Schools Scratch-Cooking Ready? A survey of food service directors on the state of school kitchens
Jeffrey M. Vincent, Ariana Gunderson, Debbie Friedman, Angela McKee Brown, Sadie Wilson, Vanessa Gomez
2020
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Marin Voice: San Rafael Youth Offer Ideas to Address Sea-Level Rise
Janely Mendieta, Genesis Perez, Geraldo Valencia, Kim Mandujano
2019
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SF Estuary News: A Tricky Ballet
MICHAEL HUNTER ADAMSON
2019
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Estuary News June 2018, Vol. 27, No. 2
Alissa Lee Greenberg, John Hart
2018
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We Are East Palo Alto
Amanda Eppley
2018
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Y-PLAN Mind Mapping
Selena Perez Tejeda
2018
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Tomodachi
Nao Sagawa
2018
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A Glimpse into a Y-PLAN Site Mapping Tour
Kana Goto, Nao Sagawa, Vanessa Vasquez
2018
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Creating an Empowered Youth Commission
Tashaka Merriweather, Jessie Wesley
2018
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Education Equity Requires Modern School Facilities
Mary Filardo, Jeffrey M. Vincent, Kevin Sullivan
2018
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Tomodachi 2017
Selena Perez Tejeda
2017
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Maximizing Walkability, Diversity, and Educational Equity in U.S. Schools
Safe Routes to School National Partnership, Changelab Solutions, PolicyLink
2013
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Partnering with K-12 Education in Building Healthy, Sustainable, and Competitive Regions: A California Policy Symposium
Deborah L. McKoy, Jeffrey M. Vincent, Kathleen Moore, Ken Alex, Connie Mitchell
2013
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PLUS Leadership Initiative: Final Report
Ariel H. Bierbaum, Deborah L. McKoy
2012
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TOD 205- Families and Transit-Oriented Development: Creating Complete Communities for All
Elizabeth Wampler, Kelly Britt, Sam Zimbabwe, Michael Rhodes, Deborah L. McKoy, Ariel H. Bierbaum, Jeffrey M. Vincent
2012
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TOD 205: Families and Transit-Oriented Development: Creating Complete Communities for All
Sam Zimbabwe, Elizabeth Wampler, Jeffrey M. Vincent, Deborah L. McKoy, Ariel H. Bierbaum, Michael Rhodes
2012
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Work-Based Learning through Civic Engagement
Ariel H. Bierbaum, David Stern, Deborah L. McKoy
2011
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Monitoring Success in Choice Neighborhoods: A Proposed Approach to Performance Measurement
Deborah L. McKoy, Mark Joseph, Ingrid Gould Ellen, Kassie Dumlao, Susan Popkin, Mary Cunningham, Thomas Kingsley, Robin Smith
2010
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Smart Schools, Smart Growth: Investing in Education Facilities and Stronger Communities
Ariel H. Bierbaum, Bruce Fuller, Deborah L. McKoy, Jeffrey M. Vincent
2009
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Integrating Infrastructure Planning: The Role of Schools
Carrie Makarewicz, Deborah L. McKoy, Jeffrey M. Vincent
2008
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Housing and Education: The Inextricable Link
Jeffrey M. Vincent, Deborah L. McKoy
2008
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Growth and Disparity: A Decade of U.S. Public School Construction
Travis Stein, Ping Sung, Jeffrey M. Vincent, Mary Filardo
2006