Communities & Projects

The Power of Stories is an archive for projects submitted to the 2014 Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Statewide Convening. It showcases works that highlight the power of individual and collective efforts to promote health and demonstrates how stories have the power to re-imagine and transform our communities.

Explore

Explore the themes and topics that shape the diverse and distinct communities of our city.

Topics

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Youth Voices

Youth Voices Is...

Youth Voices

A digital literacy and civic engagement program that invites youth on an exploration of their neighborhood, where they investigate the social, cultural, and political history and take a critical look at the issues facing their community.

Curriculum

Curriculum

The Youth Voices curriculum, through its nine workshops and supplemental resources, offers students an opportunity to become civically engaged, and gain experience with creative mapping strategies, digital and multimedia tools, and digital publishing.

Education Notes

Education Notes

Mediating between the plan designed for each installment of Youth Voices and the reality of the classroom by reflecting on the process and how it relates to larger social and educational issues.


Field Guides

Be a tourist in your own backyard, explore the places and histories that make up our unique neighborhoods.