Category: Blog

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10 Tips for Leading Engaging Programs Online

As the world slowly reopens, the need for online classes and trainings isn’t going away. At a PYE series called Digital Inclusion and the Creative Spark, PYE facilitator Devon Little shared 10 ways to keep your online programs engaging.

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Dream a Dream Wins Prestigious WISE Education Award

Dream a Dream in Bangalore, India is one of 6 recipients of the WISE innovation in education award for their Happiness Curriculum which is reaching 800,000 students in Delhi schools.

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Introducing PYE’s New Program Director

Claudia Pineda Reyes is joining PYE after a long career as a social worker, counselor, restorative justice facilitator and PYE international trainer.

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Global Youth Learn Peacemaking through Dialogue

The Power of Dialogue Program Exciting news!  We have just launched an international youth program called Power of Dialogue (POD) in collaboration with Synergos Global …

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Introducing PYE’s new Executive Director – Larisa Benson

May 6, 2021 Dear PYE Community spread across the world, I want to acknowledge the suffering in the world from COVID-19, and the systemic inequity …

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Can the CEM facilitate compassion inside the walls of juvenile correctional facilities?

“If we keep giving from a glass half-full, eventually we are not going to have anything left. The idea behind my work with the officers …

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Adult Learning

What helps create the right learning conditions for groups? Here are 8 strategies.

Two decades of training adults to work in creative and empowering ways with youth, and we still keep hearing statements like “I haven’t picked up …

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When PYE meets Biomedical research, there’s a spark.

What drives you to work with young people? Most educators have a story. Some had teachers who influenced their choices tremendously, some find the work …

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What is the secret sauce to PYE’s work? Presenting, our Theory of Change.

“I won’t be the same ever. It was magic,” said 15-year-old Kanisha as she flew into her mother’s arms upon returning from the Power of …

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Adult Learning

What are teachers learning online with us? Social-emotional skills.

Interview with Gwyn Wansbrough It was the first day of a 3-week online course in Creative Facilitation.  25 teachers from the Department of Education in …

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