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The Untapped Power of Youth Engagement

Youth engagement is an expanding youth-development strategy that has been successful in many places but remains underused in many others.
Information Update
May 2, 2013

Let's learn from those efforts so that we can do better, Karen Pittman says in her latest column for Youth Today.

Pittman, CEO of the Forum for Youth Investment, says adults often embrace youth engagement weakly: They conduct a youth survey, hold a summit or appoint a few students to an advisory board. Meaningful youth engagement is more complex and more beneficial. Read more about what works.
See the Forum's one-page guide to youth engagement resources.

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