Myriad problems remain in the child welfare system, including the need to recruit excellent foster families who might take in some of these older youths.

Myriad problems remain in the child welfare system, including the need to recruit excellent foster families who might take in some of these older youths. So why is the Department of Children and Family Services looking to enter the education business (through the newly configured Maryville), when it hasn’t exactly perfected the child welfare business?