September 22, 2021

The Promise of Schools as Digital Citizenship Hubs

A 2018 study of student digital literacy skills found that only 2% of eighth grade students in the U.S. scored at the highest level of computer and information literacy. Education experts were quick to point out that this should not be considered a failing of individual teachers or students. Indeed, students’ digital skills varied based… Read more »

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Relationship Building in Career Equity Youth Work

For youth serving professionals in community based organizations–also known as youth workers–building relationships with young people is an unremarkable, yet foundational element of the trade. This blog entry is based upon our...

Categories: Equity, Research

Announcing the 2020 Brother Mike Award Winner!

What happens when you have a room full of outstanding out-of-school time mentors? Something energetic and influential happens when advocates for mentorship gather — even online! On December 21, 2020, Elizabeth “Liz”...

Category: Connected Learning