life skills

Check out the Olymp-i-a Challenge, a simple, yet powerful, writing exercise to help children and youth increase awareness and empathy and strengthen life skills in peace, green-living, and health.  The "i" and the "a" in "Olymp-i-a" stand for positive ideas and actions.  The Challenge engages children and youth in a journaling practice in which they write (or draw) about what they think and do...
Youth practice recording, interviewing, writing, rehearsing, editing, and presenting throughout media literacy programs, but what other skills do they practice and master in these programs that will help them in life? This resource examines the life skills that young producers gain through their participation in one of two Philadelphia-area media literacy programs. As a Stoneleigh Junior Fellow...