The following post is adapted from Adam Fletcher’s book Facing Adultism and focuses on what adultism looks like in schools. Adultism Is The Reason Adultism is bias towards adults that can result in discrimination against young people. Adultism is the reason schools exist. When children and youth packed factories, farm fields, mines, and service jobsContinue reading “Adultism In Schools”
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All Adults Are Adultist
This post explores how all adults are adulist. It includes a definition, my perspectives, and some logic supporting the idea.
Fake Or Real Youth Voice?
Youth voice is any way youth choose to represent themselves. Youth voice is shared through ideas, opinions, attitudes, knowledge, and actions that are expressed individually or collectively; for the benefit of themselves or others. Recently, I was leading a workshop for parents and youth on youth voice at home. During a brainstorming activity, the parents madeContinue reading “Fake Or Real Youth Voice?”