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    Empathy is a Winning Strategy

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    Positive Coaching Alliance Founder Jim Thompson on Three Game-time Concepts to Help You On and Off the Field

    #LeadYoung - Three Kolkata teenagers shows what it takes to grow up solving social problems in today’s world

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    In a world where social problems are on the rise, a growing number of young people are leading the solutions.

    #LeadYoung - Felipe Vergara: redefining access to education through a multi-million dollar financing innovation

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    For many young people around the world, paying for college tuition locks them into decades of debt.

    #LeadYoung - A peer community helped Ajay find his power as a changemaker in his teens

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    Raised in a farming village outside of Bangalore, India, Ajay Gopi was pushed to be an electrician like his father but he knew he wanted to explore

    Candice Lys: Arctic Sex-ed with an Artsy Twist

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    Candice Lys is a newly appointed (2017) Canadian Ashoka Fellow, being recognized for her innovative approach to teaching sexual and men

    In the state of Bahia, in the northeast of Brazil, Sonia Coutinho has developed a center for arts and alternative education for adolescents with moderate learning disabilities that is remarkably effective in aiding their transition from school to productive employment and facilitating their continued intellectual growth. It is also playing an important role in heightening public awareness of the potential of such individuals for productive roles in society.

    A Brazilian who worked for years in conflict zones in Africa, Yvonne Bezerra recognized the developmental delays of Brazilian children in favelas as the same as those of African children raised in the presence of civil war. Yvonne heals these children’s trauma and integrates them back into the education system so that they can grow to become full members of society.

    After founding an art school that seamlessly integrated disabled and non-disabled students, Rodrigo Mendes now helps institutions in private and public sectors reproduce his success in creating environments that accommodate people with disabilities as effectively as they accommodate non-disabled people.