Building better youth and adult partnerships
The Next Generation Coalition (NGC) is an alliance built and led by youth leaders that provide a platform to dismantle systems of oppression and rebuild sustainable and equitable communities by networking, channeling, and training youth to create action and change.
|June 10, 2020||Next Generation Coalition Town Hall||The Next Generation Coalition (NGC) presents at the Institute for Educational Leadership’s Virtual Rise Up for Equity, June 1 – 20, 2020.
Participate in this townhall as youth voice their thoughts, feelings, and hopes to reflect through a pandemic virus, systemic racism, and civic responsibility.
|June 25, 2020||Next Generation Coalition Amplifying Youth Voice||The Next Generation Coalition (NGC) presents at the Institute for Educational Leadership’s Virtual Rise Up for Equity, June 1 – 20, 2020, to build on the COVID-19 and racism reflections of young leaders from across the country shared on the June 10th Next Generation Coalition Townhall.
This session expands upon other youth voices and a framework for the Next Generation Coalition and have a call to action for youth leadership in Community Schools.
|October 15, 2020||NGC Training: Re-Claiming (Y)our Story to Create Impact||Now, in the time of so many challenges, it is essential to make our [youth] voices heard and advocate for what we need. This was an INTERACTIVE workshop, to create space for youth to connect with others, reflect and re-claim their AND our story. Discussion Topics:
|October 22, 2020||Virtual Youth Town Hall: Engaging Through and Beyond COVID-19||On this town hall, youth discussed:
|December 16, 2020||NGC Training: Power, Privilege, and Intersectionality||In was an INTERACTIVE workshop that talked about the dynamics of power, how to use our privilege for good, and the intersections of our identity. Learning outcomes:
Junior at American University
Gema Queztal (she/hers)
Sophomore at Stanford University