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Speak.Act.Change Youth Advocacy Kit

General Material
Training Tools

Speak.Act.Change is divided into 10 sessions that can be implemented in classes of 45-90 minutes in length. Topics include:

Understanding how the legal system works
Analyzing of pop culture’s role in promoting abuse and unhealthy relationships
Becoming an advocate
Developing skills as a bystander to help a friend whenever needed

After group discussions, participating youth are guided through engaging activities that utilize their talents and creative expression to enhance their voice to create positive change.

Each session concludes with students privately reflecting on the “Now what? So what?” aspect of service-learning. The program concludes with youth developing and implementing a large-scale awareness project within their school or community.

*This curriculum is not available online for free download.