City Youth Councils Release Policy Recommendation Papers!

Posted: 9/22/2011

The Mikva Challenge Education Council spent the summer researching the question, "How can Chicago high schools effectively deliver the skills and knowledge needed in the 21st century?" The Council developed a comprehensive list of 15 recommendations they believe will better the Chicago Public School System in the areas of curriculum, technology, resources, and student-teacher accountability. Click here to read their policy recommendation paper.

This summer, the Mikva Challenge City Youth Commission were committed to answering the question, "How can the city of Chicago better utilize the expertise and leadership of young people?" They developed a list of twelve recommendations to better incorporate youth voice into City Government, the Chicago Police Department, and the Chicago Transit Authority. Read their full policy recommendation paper titled, "Youth Voice: Ushering in a New Era for Chicago" by clicking here.

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