Explore and evaluate for learning. We work with people to explore and reflect, develop strategies and build programmes and projects. In addition, we undertake independent research to extend and deepen thinking and practice. Examples include:
Working with a group of workers, managers, directors and academics involved in the Initiative, Alan Rogers and Mark K Smith developed a booklet, video (with Peter Cutts) and book that drew out key lessons for other funders, projects and practitioners.
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Working with young people in difficult times
This research (supported by the Joseph Rank Trust) explores the challenges facing churches, schools and youth groups when approaching work with young people in the current economic, social and political climate. It also looks at what they can uniquely offer young people. (Due to be published January 2017)