07 Feb Newsletter Issue 17: Continuous Improvement, Learning Visits, #YouthVoice
Newsletter Issue 17 – July 2017
Start your year of improvement off right by reviewing last year’s learnings and setting goals for the next.
SSN and You
Your work with SSN is making a lasting impact on NYC students. Last academic year, over 40 innovations were tested, measured and shared. RSVP to the following events to 1) figure out how to make the most of the SSN community and 2) understand your data in comparison to the network
Believe in and cultivate the power of young people to change their communities
What We’re Reading
To Whom It May Concern: Teens Take Charge hosted a student-led event targeted at empowering youth to tell stories and create art about their experience in NYC schools.
Very Powerful Voices: The Influence of Youth Organizing on Educational Policy in Philadelphia: Read about the impact youth organizers are practicing self-advocacy.
Check out Involving Youth in Program Decision-Making: How Common and What Might it Do for Youth? to find out how giving youth a direct role in program decision-making has the potential to raise several SEL-related competencies and to increase students’ motivation to engage in programming, especially among older students.
Visit NICO for more articles and resources.