Toolkit on Organizing to Combat the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Becoming an Organizer/Leader

Student Organizing: Effective Meetings

Student Organizing: Effective Meetings

This PDF available from Wellstone facilitates planning and preparation for positive outcomes in first meetings. The focus is to gain participant involvement and build a positive reputation as a way ... MORE

Vision for Change: A New Wave of Social Justice Leadership by Kim and Kunreuther

Vision for Change: A New Wave of Social Justice Leadership by Kim and Kunreuther

Although the focus of this resource is on strengthening nonprofits, to accomplish its goals, the Building Movement Project makes use of four core strategies: • Changing the discourse and practice ... MORE

SOUL: Movement Building and Youth Organizing

SOUL: Movement Building and Youth Organizing

This workshop does a fantastic job identifying the “anatomy” of a movement by relating to the components of a car that needs a driver or leader, a strategy which is ... MORE

Youth On Board: Principles for Allies to Young People

Youth On Board: Principles for Allies to Young People

This one-pager is geared toward the “adult-allies” of youth organizers. It provides great insight on the most effective way to work with young people by recognizing their strengths without undermining ... MORE

Youth On Board: Caring Leader – Appreciations as a Skill

Youth On Board: Caring Leader – Appreciations as a Skill

This workshop has the basic goal of helping the youth organizer understand that effective leaders are caring individuals, good listeners and know how to appreciate others. The associated activities will ... MORE

Youth On Board: Principles for Young People

Youth On Board: Principles for Young People

This one-pager is geared toward the “adult-allies” of youth organizers. It provides great insight on the most effective way to work with young people by recognizing their strengths without undermining ... MORE

Student Leadership Training Booklet

Student Leadership Training Booklet

An exploration of leadership styles and both shared and traditional leadership models with a workshop/discussion and exercises. This resource is directed to the youth/student population that relates well to that ... MORE

Student Organizing: Leadership Matters

Student Organizing: Leadership Matters

This document emphasizes officer recruitment as a core tenet of leadership. The resource was created in partnership with Texas Freedom Network Education Fund (TFNEF) as part of work to develop ... MORE

Time Management for Leaders

Time Management for Leaders

The information presented in the PDF focuses on core aspects and general ideas for success in leadership, specifically related to time management, with suggestions for how these ideas might be ... MORE