Monday, March 24, 2014

TIDE Conference

Can you imagine a world where teens have the tools they need to effectively connect across differences? Join us in making it happen this year at the TIDE Conference, for teens by teens.

TIDE Conference 2014

Youth LEAD's 7th Annual Teenage Identity and Diversity Conference

Date: Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-25 2013
Location: Stonehill College in Easton, MA
Early Registration: Deadline 4/15: Click Here

Early Registration Fee is $300, all inclusive except transportation to and from the conference.  After April 15th, the fee jumps up to $350, so register soon!

Submission deadline for scholarship applications are March 28.We encourage you to apply for scholarship. Don't let the cost be a barrier!
Contact for application

Here’s what’s in store for TEENS at TIDE 2014:
  • Learn new ways to talk about highly charged “hot topics”
  • Participate in workshops, dialogues, and other activities throughout the weekend and even lead your own! (go to to learn how to submit a proposal to run a workshop)
  • Make lasting friendships with teens from all over the country
  • Leave TIDE ready to create change in your community

Here’s what’s in store for SUPPORTING ADULTS at TIDE 2014:
  • Get inspired and learn new ways to support youth-run dialogues and events that create inclusive community

If you have a group of high school students (classes of 2014-2017) that are interested in the opportunity to attend this conference or if you are interested in attending the conference as an adult participant, please register today. For more information, please send questions to

Do you have a workshop you would like to share? We want to learn from you! We highly encourage you to present a workshop at TIDE on the good work you are doing within your community. Request for proposals (RFP) will be submitted online this year at. Submission deadline is April 1st. Please email if you are interested in doing a workshop and have any questions.

If you are in the Boston or Providence area and would like us to come give a presentation about TIDE, please contact our Recruitment Chair at and we would be happy to come meet with you!

In the meantime, feel free to check out our website For More Information about the conference as it becomes available. Check out these reflections from past TIDE participants.

Hope to see you soon,

TIDE Recruitment Committee

Questions? Email or call 781-784-0651