Why Get Involved?
Innovation is something everyone can do!
Social innovation learning will give both the young people and educators involved a new perspective of change and their own ability to make a difference.
YSI offers a range of benefits and opportunities for educators.
- Understanding social innovation education
- Certification as a YSI Guide who can facilitate YSI teams
- Providing leadship in social innovation learning in your school/organisation
- Joining a new learning network of like-minded educators in Ireland and other regions
- Learning new innovative teaching methods including blended learning methods, creative and digital communications, facilitating youth led innovation, creative thinking and analysis, project planning and management.
- Fostering your own personal commitment to making a difference in social issues and pursuing a more equal, fair and inclusive society.
- Insight and involvement in local and national community issues and challenges
- Sense of personal achievement
- Fostering positive relationships with young people and the community around you.