Activist Youth: Fostering Altruism and Civic Responsibility

CARD's 10th Annual Conference on Tuesday, November 5, 2019

8:00 am -  2:30 pm, Hudson Hall Auditorium, Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, NY

Teen Volunteers
Keynote Address:  Andrew Seligsohn, Campus Compact 
Education for Democracy: Helping Our Students Change the World

Other presentations include:

  • Thrust into Activism: March for Our Lives Students and Teachers
  • Student Powered Social Emotional Learning: Wingman — Ian Hockley
  • Lighting the Fire: Area Educators and Their Students
  • Student Activists in Adulthood: How their early activism has affected their adult lives
  • Teaching Social Activism through Children’s Books: Lee & Low Books

Optional for Mid-Hudson Social Studies Council Members:
Civic Engagement throughout US History: the New US History Regents Exam

The Center for Adolescent Research and Development is presenting this conference in collaboration with Orange Ulster BOCES, the Mid-Hudson Schools Study Council, and the Mid-Hudson Social Studies Council. 

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