Youth Leadership Websites and Videos

Youth Leadership Websites


A community of more than 6 million youth and adults working together for positive change.

Youth Activism Project

Encourages people to speak up and look for lasting solutions to their problems!


Steps you can take to help you be a successful student.

Through the Same Door

This inspiring film documents the new movement of fully inclusive education by exploring Micah’s desire for a life without boundaries. As a high school student, Micah wanted the college experience and he got it, but he had a long fight ahead of him. See how he did it!

LeDerick Horne

LeDerick is a recognized advocate, poet, playwright and motivational speaker.

Jonathan Mooney

Jonathan is a dyslexic writer and activist who didn’t learn to read until he was 12 years old yet went on to graduate from Brown University. He is a motivational speaker and works with states to promote youth leadership.

Healthy and Ready to Work Youth Fact Sheets

A series of fact sheets written BY youth FOR youth. Includes employment, IEPs, and college information.

Youth Leadership Videos

Taking Charge: Stories of Success and Self-determination (video and article)

Break Dance video (Run time 4:10)

Nick Vujicic

Think you’ve got it bad and need to be encouraged? Fallen down and can’t get up? YES YOU CAN! Check this out! (Run time 4:33)

I’m Tyler

This video is the Eagle Scout project of a young man with disabilities. He talks about his participation in a wide range of activities, emphasizing “Ability Awareness.” (Run time: 11:35)

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