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This publication explores the complex links between youth development, community engagement, and social justice.
This publication provides an overview of youth development theory, examines the disconnect between youth development and civic engagement, and reflects on ways community leadership and civic activism can be incorporated into youth development.
Summary of key research findings from a study on the impact of youth on adults and organizations
Key lessons and impacts of thoughtful youth involvement through civic activism.
Based on interviews with youth and adults from 15 organizations, the 61-page research report reflects the first significant research on the impacts young people have on adults and organizations when they are involved in significant decision-making roles.
For more research/reports/toolkits, please visit the Innovation Center for Community and Youth Development.
"From the Corps," a monthly City of Tampa television program, led by the Tampa Mayor's Youth Corps
STAR (Students Taking Active Roles) Leadership Training, Community Youth Development, Sarasota, FL
Youth Planner Program and MultCo Library Teens, Multnomah County and City of Portland, Oregon
Youth Advisory Boards