Road Map Youth Storytellers Project Showcase 2021
To change our inequitable education systems, we need to reimagine who “experts” are, resource young...Read More
The Road Map Project Youth Storytellers project aims to train and collaborate with South King County and South Seattle youth as expert consultants for communications projects, to engage them in anti-racist education work, and to resource them to elevate their own stories and their community stories.
To change our inequitable education system, we need to focus on our students’ experiences in their schools. Young people are experts in their own experiences, and students of color in the Road Map Project are most directly impacted by education inequity in our region. To center community and lead with race, we need to reimagine who “experts” are, resource young people of color to own their stories, and follow their visions of transformation.
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The Road Map Project System-Wide Racial Equity Essentials are foundational, cradle-through-college system-level efforts that, if strengthened, will help our region advance racial equity and support student success. The Youth Storytellers Project initiative is working in service of the following essentials: