Part 6: Resources on Transformative Youth Engagement in Juvenile Justice

Part 6: Resources on Transformative Youth Engagement in Juvenile Justice There are many resources on juvenile justice in the world, and I’ve spent almost 20 years collecting tools for youth engagement. Following is a collection of resources I’ve identified that address transformative youth engagement in juvenile justice. Do you have resources, tools, examples or more toContinue reading “Part 6: Resources on Transformative Youth Engagement in Juvenile Justice”

Part 5: What It All Comes Down To

Part 5: What It All Comes Down To Transformative youth engagement is about building the capacity of individual people to become meaningfully and sustainably connected within themselves and to the world around them. Every person has affective and cognitive scaffolding within them; transformative youth engagement activates those abilities. The simplest way to judge whether youContinue reading “Part 5: What It All Comes Down To”

Part 4: Barriers to Transformative Youth Engagement

Part 4: Barriers to Transformative Youth Engagement The barriers to transformative youth engagement in juvenile justice occur in three ways: Individual barriers, Cultural barriers, and Structural barriers. The individual barriers are shown by youth and adults, and may include attitudes, perspectives and mindsets related to youth engagement. Cultural barriers can include the shared beliefs, commonContinue reading “Part 4: Barriers to Transformative Youth Engagement”