Purpose: The Campaign seeks to reform policy and to challenge needs-based deficit models. It focuses on:
Key Question: Who advocates for the young people to be recognised as individuals with talent?
The Campaign explained: The Campaign ultimately aims for high-level policy and public shifts in thinking about young people, away from a deficit model and towards a society where young people can turn their talents into viable assets. The means of developing and delivering on a Campaign include mentoring young people to become advocates for change. This may be done through:
The foregrounding of the Education First Youth Foyer as a Model has great importance in changing practice and perceptions of working with young people.
Artwork title: Bamboo
Artist: James Barreca
I chose this image because it reminds me of tranquility, peace and solitude