STEM Transitions, Handoffs, and Coordination


Toolkit: Brokering Youth Pathways: A Toolkit for Connecting Youth to Future Opportunity from the Hive Research Network

Brokering Youth Pathways was created to share tools and techniques around the youth development practice of “brokering” or connecting youth to future learning opportunities and resources. This toolkit shares ways in which various out-of-school educators and professionals have approached the challenge of brokering. The toolkit provide a framework, practice briefs and reports that focus on a particular issue or challenge and provide concrete examples, as well as illustrate how partners worked through designing new brokering routines in partnership with Brokering Youth Pathways’s research team.

Research to Practice: Designing Learning Pathways: A research-practice partnership focused on parent brokering

Learn about a design-led research project to align youth-centered, interest-driven learning pathways with the needs and interests of a local community-based creative arts and technology organization. This case study provides one example of a design-led learning innovation to deepening interest-driven learning pathways for youth.