Other Youth Programs
lincoln county youth leaders
Education/Information: Students are provided with the background information needed to develop an understanding of the problem. This knowledge suggests possible solutions to the problem and provides the inspiration to act.
Skills: Before taking action, youth are provided with the skills needed to take action and cause change. These include such things as media or speaking skills. This provides the skills to act.
Action: Youth are provided the opportunity to use the skills in the real world. They are given the chance to present to a classroom, hold a press conference, conduct a demonstration, or produce a video for cable access TV. This opportunity to take action and effect change is where the empowerment process is completed.