Our generation, your generation, the next generation? Which generation is going to solve the world’s problems was a theme that popped-up frequently throughout the 2013 Social Good Summit. Though an advocate that we must all work together to find solutions, I couldn’t help but be inspired by a few of the youngest people at the summit. Ages 16-18, these three speakers might make you feel a little unaccomplished, but will also leave you feeling inspired as they each have something powerful to stay.
Keeping the Social Good Summit Conversation Alive Amongst Our Networks
By Zein Odeh posted on October 3, 2013 in
The last three days have been a whirlwind of ideas, concepts, solutions, and of course innovation. There is no doubt that when you bring together the best minds in the world, that creative and courageous solutions will occur. But how do we continue the conversation after the summit?
As an educator I often would start my day with my students with a quote. I would simply place the quote somewhere in the classroom and ask my students to reflect on the statement. What if we all reflected on a statement each day among colleagues, families, friends and peers?