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More than 2000 links are organized into 25 categories. Browse the categories and sub categories to find links to web sites with information you can use to build and sustain strong organizations helping youth move through school and into jobs and careers. Some of the links point to older pages on some web sites. Click to the "home" page to find the most current information being shared. Look for social media links and connect with these organizations in social media. Look for the resource pages and visit sites that these organizations point to. This is a huge resource and it keeps growing. As you get to know what's here, by frequent visits, it will grow in its value to you.
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Planning Cycle - War on Poverty by Daniel F. Bassill
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Tipping Points: Actions that might transform lives of inner city kids by Daniel F. Bassill
Building Network to Solve Community Problems: Youth As Leaders by Daniel F. Bassill
This site provides a lot of ideas and information for why and how people can integrate visualization into their thinking and communications. These are concepts the Tutor/Mentor Connection seeks to incorporate into its efforts.
Use the tabs at the top of each page on this web site to explore the stages of action research. The planning steps are outlined visually, and can be used by leaders of volunteer-based tutor/mentor programs as well as by teachers in traditional public schools.
Monitor Institute’s mission is to help innovative leaders develop and achieve sustainable solutions to significant social and environmental problems. Extensive library of articles under title of "Understanding the Context for Social Change" . Article titled "Working Wikily 2.0: Social Change with a Network Mindset" is well worth reading.
This example of backward mapping shows how it might be used in designing curriculum. This thinking can be transferred to desigining social actions that try to solve complex problems. If you know of anyone illustrating this type of application, email the Tutor/Mentor Connection with a web link.