Developing the ADULT in youth-adult partnership

The integrity of authentic partnerships between youth and adults is tied to mutual respect, equity in an on-going exchange of ideas and input, and shared responsibility. All of UP for […]

Introducing UP’s Youth Action Council!

On October 16, UP hosted its first youth onboarding retreat with a goal of building connections between and among youth facilitators and adult staff members, practicing facilitation tools, and empowering […]

Developing the YOUTH in Youth-Adult Partnership

All of UP for Learning’s work depends on creating authentic partnerships between youth and adults. Adults bring a wealth of professional expertise to school redesign efforts, a systems-level perspective, and […]

Colchester Youth Make Their Voices Heard

Youth from Colchester High School met on November 28th at Champlain College for an all-day action planning retreat! Four student groups—the Social Justice Alliance, We Matter (Mental Health Awareness), Student […]

Highlights from UP’s Annual Meeting

Dear UP Partners and Friends,  Thank you to the 100+ of you who registered for UP’s Annual Meeting – it was amazing to share stories of youth and adults creating […]

UP’s Annual Appeal

Thank you for being part of the UP for Learning team. Your support has been essential to fueling our vision of a world where every young person knows they matter […]

Watch UP’s new video!

UP for Learning proudly shares a new 3-minute video that introduces youth-adult partnership and the transformational work we can do together. Thank you to the UP faculty and youth and […]