St. John’s International School June 18th - June 25th
The Youth Leadership Encounter was organised by the ISA and StJohn’s School, Sidmouth, it provided an opportunity for youngpeople to meet and learn about each other’s cultures, whilstinvestigating a topic of huge global significance. This year’s topicwas ‘Worldwide Migration’. The YLE encourages students toparticipate actively in a series of lectures, debates and workshopson the issue. In addition to the formal conference programme, theYLE allows participants to form strong bonds with students fromall around the world through a busy, but fun, schedule of extracurricularactivities. The event will included two days’ stay inLondon with sightseeing, followed by a conference and workshopswhich took place in the beautiful seaside town of Sidmouth at St John’s School. The week culminated in a camping trip to RiverDart Country Park.
Education is the best instrument to build a better world. Living in peace is achieved by working together and celebrating our cultural diversity and similarity.