The Advanced Youth Leadership Academy (AYLA) promotes intellectual curiosity, providing experimental and simulation-based learning, and design thinking that expands real-life experiences and results in discovery, leadership opportunities, civic engagement, and social participation.SIGN UP TODAY
AYLA uses universal programming as a prevention tool, providing monthly community seminars in partnership with various institutions and instructors for a maximum of 50 students.
The seminar's teaching methodologies include theoretical frameworks, simulation, project-based learning, and design thinking approach to explore, empathize, engage, and develop students in the areas of science, business, humanities, etc.
SII targets the most vulnerable young people, with complex developmental and generational trauma in the justice system. AYLA promotes pro-social behaviors to reduce violence, crime, recidivism, substance abuse, and family conflicts while aiming at barriers to justice, such as over-representation and lack of support in the justice system.