2016 Youth Summits

 

2016 Montana Preserve America Youth Summit
Next Generation Stewards: Expanding Connections
Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site and Big Sky Country, Montana

Montana 2016 PAYS

 

2016 Colorado Preserve America Youth Summit
Next Generation Stewards: Expanding Horizons
Colorado National Monument and the Grand Mesa Country

 

 

2016 Texas Preserve America Youth Summit
Next Generation Stewards: Building a Greater Society
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park and the Texas Hill Country

 

Objectives

  • Foster understanding of heritage, history, and historic places
  • Connect youth to places associated with diverse cultures and viewpoints
  • Involve students in historic preservation and service-learning projects
  • Expand tools to support educators’ classroom efforts, while providing meaningful and relevant 21st century learning applications
  • Bolster local preservation and heritage tourism efforts of communities and historic sites
  • Gain youth perspectives on preservation and heritage tourism issues