Current Summit Info

Current Summit Info

INFORMATION FOR:

TEXAS YOUTH SUMMIT: REGISTRATION CLOSED

June 27-30, 2017

2017 Texas Preserve America Youth Summit

(OPEN TO TEXAS STUDENTS ONLY)

Next Generation Stewards

Padre Island National Seashore and Palo Alto National Historic Park

*PLEASE NOTE: Registration is CLOSED for the 2017 Texas Preserve America Youth Summit. Stay tuned for acceptance or waitlist letters.

 

COLORADO YOUTH SUMMIT: APPLY NOW!

July 11-14, 2017

2017 Colorado Preserve America Youth Summit

(OPEN TO COLORADO STUDENTS ONLY)

Next Generation Stewards

The Gold Belt Tour National Scenic Byway, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

 

NEW MEXICO YOUTH SUMMIT: APPLY NOW!

July 18-21, 2017

2017 New Mexico Preserve America Youth Summit

(OPEN TO NEW MEXICO and COLORADO STUDENTS)

Please note that transportation from Colorado is available.

Next Generation Stewards

Cultural Confluences Albuquerque Area Historic Landscapes

Frequently Asked Questions

What to bring, how to dress, and what to expect  at  a Preserve America Youth Summit.

If you have other questions or need to reach out to us at any time, please do not hesitate to do so! Contact Jessika Buell, Preserve America Youth Summit Manager at youthsummits@conservationlegacy.org

Teacher-Chaperone Responsibilities

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