The Untapped Power of Youth Engagement

We increasingly hear talk these days about youth engagement, a popular youth-development strategy that has been successful in many places – but that remains underused in many others.

True youth engagement involves young people in the creation of their own destinies. The education and youth-service fields have substantially increased youth-engagement efforts and opportunities in recent years, reaping some wonderful results.

Karen Pittman lends her years of experience in this piece for Youth Today on tapping into the power of engaging youth.

Publishing Date: 
April 22, 2013