A key question haunting League is, “Why aren’t the young people voting?” The Search Institute has looked directly at the assets that make children resilient, able to make good choices, or liable to fall into despair. (The Kansas Health Foundation has long used their data in their public service campaigns and this is referred to statewide in our schools.)
Now, they are studying what makes our children good citizens. You might find this good reading!
- Click on this for information on the Roots of Engaged Citizenship Project by the Search Institute (Extremely reputable) http://www.search-institute.org/blog/how-youth-become-good-citizens