Advanced acclaim for “Coming of Age the RITE Way”
“This groundbreaking book provides profound and practical community strategies for promoting the positive development of youth.”
“Weaving exquisite tales based on 50 years of experience we now have navigational aids to guide communities in the creation of unique place-based rites of passage for their young people.”
“This book reveals the profound wisdom that highlights how focusing on our youth is focusing in on our communities. David has given us tools as a gift for ours and future generations.”
Having the RITE Story
This practice manual includes 3 sections. Section 1 provides principles for the practice of community organizing with rites of passage, Section 2 provides the award winning ROPE® curriculum for students & parents. Section 3 provides practical steps for unifying all education and youth development approaches.