Winning Heart & Minds

A student from Maryland wrote me earlier this month to ask about getting more rights for student representatives on their local school board. These are usually awkward requests for me, primarily because it feels like we’re looking for a “silver bullet” that will end this problem for all times. There isn’t one. However, I thinkContinue reading “Winning Heart & Minds”

Youth Action Councils

Is Your Town Ready To… Have Its Own Youth Action Council? You have decided that your town needs a youth action council, and you are sure that you are going to make it happen yourself. But is your town really ready for a Youth Action Council? Ask yourself: Have you or the adults who areContinue reading “Youth Action Councils”