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How to Boost Youth Engagement

At the Annie E. Casey Foundation's annual KIDS COUNT conference in Baltimore last month, Forum CEO Karen Pittman served on a panel about youth involvement in advocacy and public policy work on behalf of children, youth and their families.
Information Update
December 21, 2011
She shared a resource guide to Forum publications about youth engagement, which you can find here

Speaking on another panel at the conference was Caitlin Johnson, editor of, who talked about the innovative use of social media to advocate for child and youth policies.

Check out SparkAction's Social Media toolkit. (Click on Social Networking under Tools.)