Supporting Youth with Entrepreneurial Education in Geraldton

In Term 4, 2023 thanks to the support of the City of Greater Geraldton Young Change Agents delivered the Discover and Explore Entrepreneurship Program, which focused on supporting and engaging young people in the Geraldton community to develop an entrepreneurial mindset, skillset, and toolset, and learn about entrepreneurial career pathways.  The program was led by Young Change Agents Programs Manager …

$20 Boss Kicks Off for Term 1, 2022!

In February we hosted our first community event for 2022 – the $20 Boss Term 1 Kick-Off Event with educators joining from across the country! There was a lot of excitement and enthusiasm during the event as teachers who were new to $20 Boss, and teacher champions who’ve been running the program for years had the opportunity to network, exchange …

City of Parramatta Co-Design

In 2021, Young Change Agents collaborated with the City of Parramatta to create a co-design workshop that would gather insights from young people about their challenges and hopes for the future of their community. During the workshop, youth participants conducted empathy interviews in pairs and used the insights to ideate solutions to identified issues in their community. The workshop was …

Youth co-design the Tweed Shire Council Outdoor Youth Recreation Action Plan

In 2021 the Tweed Shire Council engaged Young Change Agents to support the development and delivery of a participatory approach to planning and designing outdoor youth recreation spaces, facilities, events and activities in the Tweed region. Young Change Agents and Tweed Shire Council developed a co-design process that engaged youth, industry experts, Council staff and was facilitated by Young Change …

Creating teacher champions: another educator graduates in the NT!

Young Change Agents is passionate about supporting Australian educators. Our aim is to work alongside educators to strengthen their work, building their capacity in social enterprise and design thinking so they are champions in their communities and beyond. We use a four-stage process to build sustainability from the beginning: 1. Immersion into our program, to build empathy and deeper understanding 2. Online …