The Collaborative Trust Update
It's hard to believe that we are almost halfway through the year. It was lovely to see those of you that made it to the 2016 Hui. There's plenty of more development opportunities on offer! See below.
The practical implications of exploring young people’s experiences of disengagement from mainstream secondary schooling through talk.
Tuesday 10 May 2016, Hagley Community College Room 104, 4.30 - 5.30pm (gold coin donation). Presented by Alison McCormack.
In this presentation Alison discusses her Master’s research journey which set out to explore young people’s experiences of disengagement from mainstream secondary schooling.' Click here for full information.
Thursday 9 June 2016, 9am - 3pm at the Christchurch Bridge Club, Christchurch
Cost: $80 + GST per person
Have you had trouble communicating with young people? The brains of young people are mysterious- how do you know what is going on? Have you had that feeling I want to help these young people but they are so exasperating! If you would like to understand young people and be able to communicate with them better whether you are a teacher, police officer, counsellor, parent, administration worker, social worker or youth worker you need to come to this interactive workshop. Click here to see full details.
Read the latest research reflection article from Melanie Atkinson: 'Youth Participation in Service Development'.
''I want to discuss the idea of youth consultation and participation in relation to the establishment of a new service in Christchurch (Arahina ki Otautahi) for children and young people in the care of Child, Youth and Family who are not engaged in education or training' Read the full article here.
Be sure to keep up to date with 'What's On' via the Collaborative website here.