Before you navigate over to the application form, please take the opportunity to review the following information.
If you have any questions about the requirements, we'd be happy to speak with you!
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Please have a look at the What We Do section of the website to get a detailed outline of YPI.
You can find samples of the resources available to you here. Once enrolled in YPI, a ready made YPI Curriculum Guide is available to you via our online Teacher Resources section.
You will need the support of a school administrator who will be able to authorize your school's participation in YPI.
On the application, you will be asked six short answer questions which will require some reflection about your school and how the YPI program would fit in with your community. You can preview those questions here, in order to properly consider them before beginning the application.
We would love to speak with you about how YPI can fit into your school and what resources will be provided to support you and your students thoughout the program. Whether through e-mail or over the phone, we can provide you with the background information you need to make an informed decision about bringing YPI into your school.
Please contact us and we will arrange a time suitable for you.
The "Welcome to YPI - Students" video introduces students to YPI; how it works, what they will be doing and what they can expect to learn. Use this video to get students excited about this unique, real-life project!**NOTE: We also provide enrolled teachers with a "Welcome to YPI - Teachers" video, which outlines the the principles of YPI in more depth.
The YPI Speak Out DVD provides students with ten tips for creating stellar presentations. Teachers can share this tool with students using the link below. Additional DVD resources are available in the Learning Zone section of our website.
We provide you with a complete package of important resources for planning and hosting your YPI Final Presentations Event including a Guide to Planning your YPI final, Final Presentations Judgin Sheet, Information for Judges, and Photo Composition tips to guide you in taking great photos of your team!