Power of YOUth Daily with Paper.li

Power of YOUth Daily

For those of you who have not yet heard of Paper.li you’ve got to check it out. “Paper.li is a content curation service. It enables people to publish newspapers based on topics they like and treat their readers to fresh news, daily.” So of course I took the opportunity to make my own online good news newspaper, Power of YOUth Daily, and I heart it…HARD! What a great way to create specific content that matters most to you and your followers and have it delivered when they want it. AND better yet… it’s FREE!

Social Good Summit LIVE

In honor of Social Good Day this week, I wanted to spotlight Mashable, 92nd Street Y, and the United Nations Foundation for kicking off their 2nd annual Social Good Summit!

Conveniently held during UN Week and intersecting with Social Good Day, the summit brings together new media and social good ideas that ripple out to innovative solutions.

Didn’t get a ticket? Don’t worry, the discussions are being held via LiveStream so you can connect and engage through social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter. Join the conversation and check out Asi Burak, Pete Cashmore, Monique Coleman, Scott Harrison, Nancy Lublin and the world changing ideas they are putting in action.

 

Adobe Youth Voices & Peapod Foundation

(Blog Via Pop17/Mevio)

Adobe foundation, with the help from “The Black Eyed Peas” and their Peapod Foundation have launched a total of five academies to date that focus on multimedia tools to help youth make a difference!

By providing breakthrough learning experiences for young people, adobe youth voices philosophy is to: “capitalizes on young people’s innate optimism and sense of justice, helping encourage youth to be creative, articulate contributors to their communities.”

You can also download lesson plans for your classroom!

So, what do you say… go get empowered. And tell us what inspires you in the comments below!