Leadership

Summer Youth Employment Program

SYEP Summer Bridge Final Events

Dignity of Children’s Ideas Empowered by Youth will be offered as part of New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program.

Young Sharks in the News

Young Sharks in the News

Dignity of Children is proud to present news coverage of our 2020 Young Sharks competition!

Young Sharks

Read About Dignity of Children’s Young Sharks 2020 Judges

Young Sharks gives students the opportunity to develop a business pitch or prototype that addresses a contemporary issue of their choice.

2019 Marketplace of the Future

Two Companies That Started With a Cause

Leaders, activists and entrepreneurs gathered at the Marketplace of the Future in NYC to figure out how we can work together towards a sustainable future.

2019 Marketplace of the Future

Shaping the Future Depends on 21st Century Skills

Leaders, activists and entrepreneurs gathered at the Marketplace of the Future in NYC to figure out how we can work together towards a sustainable future.

Francine Steadman Krulak

Mindfulness Matters: 5 Questions With Francine Steadman Krulak

Inspired and determined to seize her opportunity to create a tool to contribute to the world of wellness, Francine Steadman Krulak founded BuddhaBooth.

Young Sharks

Young Sharks: Creating the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The Young Sharks curriculum introduced the entrepreneurial mindset to youth using, as an example, local hero and successful entrepreneur Jessica O. Matthews, Founder and CEO of Uncharted Play.

Sonia Toledo

Knowing My Why is the Root of My Success

In 2008, I got the courage to start my own professional development company. I have been designing my purpose for this company for the last 11 years.

Making Real World Connections for Your Students – Project based Learning

There are so many issues facing young people today.  From poverty to climate change it will take creative problem solving to come up with viable solutions in the next millennium.  To prepare students for this type of challenge requires innovative, cutting edge pedagogy designed to encourage critical thinking while teaching life skills.    Project Based Learning […]