Exploring youth engagement in a digital age
Yesterday I stumbled upon tweets on the #y&cstudents2012 hash-tag that seemed to show youth work courses across the country collaborating online for youth work week.
I've not found if there was an online centre to the event -but you can see some of the videos participants created here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9mbedQws27V1ATYMrKUl4A?feature=watch
Sheila Curran and Tyrrell Golding have just published a new paper looking at how the growth of digital technology has potential for youth work training.
The abstract is below, and the full paper can be found here.
The last decade has witnessed significant growth in the use of digital technologies.…Continue
I've been working with a team of PhD students from Southampton University today in the municipality of Dyroy in North Norway, where the local community are hosting their bi-annual conference - this year focussed on youth participation.
We've heard from local youth councillors, social entrepreneurs, and…Continue
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The Nominet Trust have just announced a new £2m funding challenge focussed on support for young…Continue
If you're signed in, and you've told Google about your social network, chances are you might start seeing these sorts of personalised results - …Continue