Guide: Inspiring Youth Activism
[posted from Higher Ed Service-Learning listserv]
Michigan Peaceworks, based in Ann Arbor, has released a new 21 page publication called “Inspiring Youth Activism: A ‘how-to’ reference guide for peace activists seeking to initiate and nurture a youth peace network,” by Tony Morgan, Phillis Engelbert, and Laura Russello, available for download at http://www.michiganpeaceworks.org/youth_manual.html
It is based on successful youth peace groups organized in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti and includes chapters on Assembling a Youth Outreach Team, Holding a Youth Peace Summit, Achieving Diversity in the Youth Peace Movement, and Reforming Schools’ Policies for Opting Out (of Military Recruiters’ Databases).
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