The 22nd of March the Italian YEIP training for young researchers has been finally concluded both in school and university environments.
10 students from 16 to 26 years old answered to the Anziani e non solo call to the action.
During the 3 training days, that took place in Reggio Emilia and Modena the 22nd and 23rd of February and the 22nd of March, they learnt the basis of social research, and in particular of youth-led social research.
They comprehended how to conduct focus groups and semi-structured interviews where participants are other young people like them.
Moreover, they learnt the important principles of ethics in research, comprehending how to respect confidentiality and anonymity.
The feedback questionnaires administered at the end of the training course, shown a great satisfaction for the learning mechanisms adopted and, in particular, for the new competences acquired.
Young researchers are now ready to start with the YEIP experimentation in school and university environments, which will take place at the beginning of April.