Authentic Youth Engagement: Youth-Adult Partnerships
Engaging young people in making plans and decisions that affect their lives reaps critical benefits throughout the transition to adulthood. This issue brief from the Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative explains how brain development research supports young people having authentic partnerships with adults and gives recommendations for how to create such partnerships.
The 5 Promises
The 5 Promises represent conditions children need to achieve adult success. The collective work of the Alliance involves keeping these promises to America’s youth. This article relates to the promises highlighted below: