Leadership opportunities may include an elected or appointed position, but it can also be serving on a committee or in some other decision-making group. It can include learning about and experiencing something new and sharing that new knowledge with others as well. Read more about Leadership Opportunities
The Civic Engagement Courier is a monthly newsletter established by the Global Citizenship Intern at ISU Extension and Outreach. Each month the newsletter emphasizes the importance of Global Civic Engagement, as well as containing interactive activities relating to Global Civic Engagement
Here you can find many resources from the Ricochet program. The categories of information are: Getting Started, After school program, How to Get Funding, Presentations, Marketing, and Curriculum. Read more about Ricochet Resources
Global Civic Engagement is a youth development category under the Civic Engagement curriculum area. Due to the steady increase in globalization, the need is even greater for every individual to learn basic principles of how to be a global citizen. Global competence is necessary for global peace, stability, and development.
The Iowa State 4-H Council is composed of approximately 40 energetic and positive high school juniors and seniors who act as ambassadors for 4-H. One of their major responsibilities is planning the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference held in Ames, Iowa every June. Read more about 2018-2019 State 4-H Council
There are several ways that you can get involved with Global Civic Engagement! Check out this webpage for more information.
Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Environmental Education is a new program focused on engaging youth mentally and physically with the outdoors. Almost half of all youth do not exercise daily, and two thirds spend over two hours per day on a screen. Our team of AmeriCorps members seek to reconnect children with the environment, help them experience the natural world, and understand their surroundings. Read more about AmeriCorps 4-H Environmental Education
This page acts as a resource for parents, leaders, or teachers to find information related to Global Civic Engagement.
Service-Learning is a strategy that integrates community needs, intentional learning objectives, and structured opportunities for reflection. Service-Learning projects take community service or volunteer projects to the next level by emphasizing both service and learning to create a more meaningful experience for youth.