The Institute for Citizens & Scholars (C&S) is fundamentally rethinking how we prepare young people to be productive lifelong citizens. To do so, we must… Read More »Evaluation: Youth-Centered Civics Initiatives Strengthen Communities
Shift Press fellows are receiving Chromebooks the City of Houston loaned us! This is making fellowship activities, like drafting pieces and joining Zoom workshops, much… Read More »Updates from Houston: more editors, Chromebooks from the City and our first newsroom day!
The Institute of Engagement, a youth-created and youth-run civic action organization, is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and building community among youth through its youth-produced… Read More »Community Conversations and Shift Press Journalism Fellows
The COVID-19 crisis exposes and exacerbates pre-existing inequities in our education system that aren’t being reported enough. Through a mixed methods student-led research approach, we… Read More »Learning to present data and working on inter-generational teams
Through a mix of art, research, policy briefs, advocacy training, personal narrative writing, videography, and photography, Newark youth will grapple with the effects of COVID-19… Read More »Gem Project virtual museum live; ALI conducts key interviews
Through a mix of art, research, policy briefs, advocacy training, personal narrative writing, videography, and photography, Newark youth will grapple with the effects of COVID-19… Read More »Gem Projects preps for virtual rally and ALI leads emotional interviews