Category: Blog

Crossing Lines of Difference

Connection between communities is established after two culturally different communities come together during the Creative Empowerment Camp to set aside their differences, empower themselves, and connect with one another on a deeper level.

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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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Adult Learning

The Power of Imagination

“What makes you think they will do that?” asked our co-leader Ashok as we were planning a leadership day for a diverse group of 150 …

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Adult Learning

Build your online facilitation toolkit with us.

At PYE we always advocate taking creative risks. So when we had to close down our programs due to Covid-19, we challenged ourselves to take …

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Can digital spaces be designed for youth empowerment?

With a fair share of trepidation, we led the first ever five-day online pilot of Power of Hope – our youth leadership camp, in August …

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Deepa Narayan
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Changes at PYE | April 2020

Deepa Narayan, PYE Board Chair shares greetings during this challenging time, and updates on PYE leadership.

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Parting Letter from Gwyn Wansbrough

March 2020 Dear PYE Community, I want to express my deepest gratitude for our work together. It has been an enormous privilege to have had …

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Photo Credit: Greater Good Science Centre
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A New Study confirms that Arts Engagement has a Positive Effect on a Child’s Self Esteem.

Arts engagement, such as painting, drawing, music or reading, can help a child feel unique and supported in their social identity. It is clear that …

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Letter from Nadia Chaney, Director of Training

Dear PYE community, With a heart full of gratitude I will be stepping down as the Director of Training at PYE at the end of …

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Crossing Lines of Difference

Connection between communities is established after two culturally different communities come together during the Creative Empowerment Camp to set aside their differences, empower themselves, and connect with one another on a deeper level.

Read More →