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Teens in the Parks (TIP) Productions

TIP Productions targets middle and high school youth with a strong interest in storytelling and media making. These youth will use new media platforms and mobile media technology to create stories and social media promotional campaigns about the Chicago Park District.

Lead Organization:
Free Spirit Media

Partner Organizations:
Chicago Park District

Project Goal:
Develop creative media literacy and positive digital citizenship for youth
% of youth who increased curiosity in digital media topics/concepts/ practices

Increase reach of youth voice and visibility of TIP Productions
# of events documented by PYP youth

Increase 21st century skill-building and student engagement
% of youth who believe they can have an impact on their community by voicing their opinions

Project Tags:
Youth Voice

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