Here’s the First Two Weeks of Curriculum for Youth-Led Tech

Harper Reed speaking to Youth Led Tech

“Youth-led Tech | Summer 2015” is a technology mentoring program in five Chicago neighborhoods: Austin, Englewood, Humboldt Park, North Lawndale, and Roseland. As part of this program, we’re teaching various classes on digital skills. We’ve open sourced our curriculum through…

The 606 Advisory Council converts to Park Advisory Council

The 606, Photo by John Greenfield - Courtesy Streetsblog Chicago

Last November we hosted an OpenGovChicago event on park district advisory councils. As OpenGovChicago founder Joe Germuska put it, this was part of our ongoing effort to “learn more about existing microdemocratic systems in Chicago”. More: In dozens of locations, several…