Adult Allies

Resources for adult allies, including how to prepare agendas, run meetings, and act as a coach.

Tips for Writing Agendas and Preparing to Lead Meetings

Category : Adult Allies General
It can be hard as an adult advisor or ally to know just how to help. But, there are in fact important roles for adults. Investing in youth empowerment may require that youth be taught skills in order to lead effectively. Just as children learn to read, by first learning...
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Support During Meetings – The Role of a Coach

Category : Adult Allies General
Often, the hardest part of being an adult advisor or ally is knowing when to step in and when to let youth try to work through challenges or conversations on their own. Sometimes it is hard to trust the process of youth development, particularly because it may take days, weeks,...
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Successful Support for Youth Development

Category : Adult Allies General
Successful Support for Youth Development: A Framework for Building Strong Youth Leaders Youth development is an ongoing process that can take days, weeks, months, or years. Of course there are some youth who already have many of these skills, and that is fantastic, but many youth need support in developing...
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