The San Francisco Teen Initiative
Publication Date: January 2000
Publisher(s): Jewish Education Service of North America
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Organizational Development; Jewish Youth; Youth Engagement
The authors discuss the experience of their agency in establishing a Teen Task Force, which developed into a Teen Initiative with a three-year plan to create or enhance opportunities for professional development, teen leadership, formal Jewish learning experiences, non-formal Jewish learning experiences and innovative strategies for teen outreach. The authors focus on procedural and structural elements of the process that made the project a success.
In Agenda: Jewish Education, ed. By Arthur Vernon, no. 13, Summer 2000, p. 8-10