|Youth Leadership Training|
Youth Leadership Training
Inspiring leadership, confidence, and contribution
NYLC believes in the power of young people. Every day, we partner with youths and educators to realize our mission to drive student engagement through service-learning. NYLC develops young leaders by providing leadership opportunities, training, and resources to address issues that matter to them. With passion, creativity, and ingenuity, young people are changing the world.
About Our Youth Leadership Training
NYLC equips young people – particularly those who have not previously had opportunities for leadership – with skills for community action through a series of activities that explore identity and equity, rooted in social and emotional learning. Our trainings provide hands-on learning through simulations on the intersectionality of race, class, ethnicity, and geography, explorations of personal leadership styles and cultural backgrounds, and action-planning for assessments leading to addressing community needs. Participants apply their learnings to action-planning. Key to this leadership development is an inquiry process that sparks creativity and social and emotional learning including:
Young People Gain: