Day Two of More Powerful Together kicked off with impactful all-day Leadership Sessions that allowed for a deep dive into the topics important to service-learners. For the first time ever, the conference offered an “unconference” opportunity with Open Spaces — a session where attendees set the agenda to take charge of their learning experience. The … Continue reading #MPT15 Forges Ahead
NYLC is proud to announce Youth4Education, a youth-led, international campaign to end education inequity. SixDegrees.org has become a partner of #Youth4Ed to help make meaningful change in the educations — and lives — of young people around the world. If you haven’t already, check out the video above from the one and only Kevin Bacon. … Continue reading The man. The myth. The Bacon.
#Youth4Ed Campaign Works to End Educational Inequity WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Youth Leadership Council®, a nonprofit organization based in St. Paul, Minn., is pleased to announce Youth4Education, a youth-driven, international campaign to end educational inequity. #Youth4Ed works to raise awareness about the Achievement Gap – a disparity of educational access between groups separated by … Continue reading NYLC Launches International Youth4Education Campaign
Day one of More Powerful Together, the 26th Annual National Service-Learning Conference, welcomed attendees yesterday from across the nation and around the world, on stages national and international at Capitol Hill and the Service-Learning World Forum. Intrepid service-learners embarked on Capitol Hill to meet with staff from both the House of Representatives and Senate. Telling … Continue reading Service-Learning Global
Today was a beautiful sunny day in Minnesota. Perfect for loading the truck with all our supplies for More Powerful Together, the 26th Annual National Service-Learning Conference. Check out what it takes to put this event together! Elizabeth, Jason, and Alyssa make last minute preparations. Luke, Arway, Ah, and Mohammed do some heavy lifting. Everyone … Continue reading Load That Truck!
At More Powerful Together, the 26th Annual National Service-Learning Conference®, the National Youth Leadership Council will be awarding the inaugural Evan Dalgaard Leadership Award, a recognition forged in the memory of former Youth Advisory Council Member Evan Dalgaard, who was tragically lost in a car crash in April of 2008. This award is given to … Continue reading NYLC Honors Young Leader with Evan Dalgaard Leadership Award