Experiential Learning 

When young people learn through doing, they are participating in experiential learning. When youth-led experiential learning is happening, young people focus …

Adam Fletcher in Strategies January 21

Youth Involvement

Dozens of decisions are made about the lives of young people everyday. Families, schools, youth programs, city councils, foundations, government …

Adam Fletcher in Strategies January 19

Book Reviews

Freechild Institute reviews books related to youth + social change. They are generally for youth activists, adult allies, and about community …

Adam Fletcher in Reviews January 18

A Review of Walking on Water: Reading, Writing, and Revolution

One of the most important components of both education and activism is contextualization. As Paulo Freire argued, learning must be …

A Review of Take Back Higher Education: Race, Youth, and the Crisis of Democracy in the Post-Civil Rights Era

In Take Back High Education, Giroux and Searls Giroux take a continuing analysis of the neo-liberalization of American education one …