Activating Youth Voices: Promoting Activism and Advocacy in Teens and Young Adults
What does it mean for youth to take action in our communities? In this webinar entitled, “Activating Youth Voices: Promoting Activism and Advocacy in Teens and Young Adults,” Dr. Christy Byrd and Dr. Crystal Chen Lee discuss examples from two initiatives, #PasstheMicYouth and the Literacy and Community Initiative, to teach 5 practical steps on how to promote youth voices. This webinar is for all teachers, educators, and community leaders who are interested in fostering youth civic engagement and action.
Authors and Contributors
Dr Christy Michelle Byrd
A collaboration among NC State’s College of Education, the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, and educational community-based organizations to amplify the voices of historically underserved students through literacy learning and publication of student-authored narratives.
August 18, 2020
Friday Institute for Educational Innovation