NAF supports youth-centered, participatory approaches to advance more equitable learning experiences and environments in academies. These tools help educators amplify youth voice in ways that improve programs and conditions that impact youth the most. Youth –informed decisions and youth-led actions are essential program development and continuous improvement. These resources are designed to help educators engage students in development & continuous improvement of school, program, and/or community issues that affect them most.
PAR Featured Resources
How to Engage Youth Voice
|Youth Engagement + PAR 101||
This video introduces you to the Participatory Action Research with Young People. It provides an overview of PAR and how to use it to support...
|What does it mean to be an Adult Ally in Youth PAR?||
This video identifies the roles adults can play as allies in PAR projects with youth. It identifies the roles of adult allies and the...
|How can we successfully implement PAR with Young People?||
Walks you through what works and what doesn’t when implementing PAR. Learn about the Factors and Barriers to Successful PAR Implementation...
|Are you READY for youth PAR?||
What does it take for a school or community to be ready to implement Youth PAR? This video outlines key elements of organizational readiness for...