Let Them Run the Store – No decision too big, no decision too small

Below is an excerpt from an upcoming book about Neutral Zone entitled “Not your high school cafeteria” published by teens at Red Beard Press.  Available here in March. Chapter Four: Let Them Run the Store – No decision… Read More

Keeping it Real by Letting Teens Really Lead

Below is an excerpt from an upcoming book about Neutral Zone entitled “Not your high school cafeteria” published by teens at Red Beard Press.  Available here in March. Chapter 2:  For Teens By Teens: Keeping it Real by… Read More

Involving Youth in Staff Hiring, Really?

There’s a reflection exercise we like to do when introducing youth-driven spaces to adults, called “take a stand”. We read participants a number of statements from our youth-driven formative index. We then ask participants to place themselves, physically,… Read More

Teens Should Be Seen & Heard

Below is an excerpt from an upcoming book about Neutral Zone entitled “Not your high school cafeteria” published by teens at Red Beard Press.  Available here in March. Chapter 3: Teens Should Be Seen and Heard It might… Read More