Adam Fletcher facilitating at a Freechild Project summer program

Adult Perspectives of Youth

Successful youth engagement depends on developing mature, respectful relationships between the generations. This model illustrates a continuum of adult perspectives of youth, starting at apathy

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A learner who is homeschooling for social change

Rural Youth

Growing up in small villages and towns or on farms and in other rural areas can present young people with considerable challenges. However, rural youth can be

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Youth are changing the world right now.

Youth and Foster Care

Despite how they’re often treated, young people in the foster care system are powerful beyond measure. Even though they rarely have significant and meaningful opportunities to

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Freechild Project youth in New Hampshire

Youth and Government

Democracy demands active, involved and engaged citizens taking almost-constant action to make societies better places. Counting as more than 25% of the human population, children

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Freechild Project youth protest in Seattle

Youth and Racism

Youth and racism are wound together, depending on each other to unravel the pain, hurt and despicable enduring nature of racism. Being “against racism” is

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