#11 Kate Crowhurst - Founder of Advocate
Kate has a background in education as a teacher, she is an author of textbooks for the Australian Curriculum and a Federal education policy-maker. Kate currently works as part of the national financial literacy strategy, providing Australian teachers with professional development and resources. She is also the Founder of Advocate, an organisation connecting young voters in Canberra with their local politicians, directly engaging young people in democracy.
What we discuss
We talk about: Youth political engagement, exploring avenues for social change, and why education needs to innovate.
Advocate website: http://www.advocate.org.au/
Advocate Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AdvocateAus/