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Youth Lead the Way A guide for working with youth

March 22, 2023 | Public Programs

This guide outlines how to tackle potential gaps in communication, engagement, scheduling, and work styles, as well as provide different ways to incorporate youth input and voice into projects. This guide is divided into four sections: Youth vs. Adults, Youth Engagement, Communicating with Youth, and Advising.


  • OMSI YouthCARE team
    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
  • Citation



    Funding Program: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)
    Award Number: 2005678
    Resource Type: Reference Materials | Reference Materials
    Discipline: Climate
    Audience: Administration/Leadership/Policymakers | Adults | Museum/ISE Professionals | Youth/Teen (up to 17)
    Environment Type: Museum and Science Center Programs

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