Systems for Youth Engagement

Whether we’re talking about obvious systems like education, health care and juvenile justice, or less tangible systems like culture and families, it is important to understand how each of these systems affects youth engagement.

Adam Fletcher in Articles October 14

Youth Engagement in Portland, Oregon

Back in the early 2000s, Portland, Oregon, was another midline American city with nothing special happening. Sure, they had a …

Adam Fletcher in Examples April 17

Youth + Social Change through Radical Transparency With Children and Youth

After 15 years of promoting youth/adult partnerships, Freechild Institute has decided that one of the most important elements of them, …

Adam Fletcher in Articles April 25

The End of Grades and Grading

The practice of teachers assigning students letter or number grades to illustrate how students are performing is an outmoded method, …

Youth + Social Change through Youth Action Councils

A Youth Action Council is a group of young people who develop a group approach using their individual abilities in order …

Adam Fletcher in Actions February 21