Friendship & Belonging: Two Testimonies

Thank you to Anna from CYT North Idaho for this special sentiment about the importance of finding good friends.  I am in middle school, which as most of you know can be very difficult. Since fifth grade I have struggled with bullies, most of say things like you’re not pretty, you’re not cool, you stink! Since Continue Reading

The Benefits of Arts in Education and CYT@school

As a mother of 2nd grader attending a public school in Seattle, WA, I regularly wonder about the arts education my daughter is (or is not) receiving at school. I’m blessed that my daughter’s school includes of a community of arts-minded parents who volunteer their time and knowledge to the students, to ensure that the arts Continue Reading

EXPO 2015 Registration is here!

EXPO 2015 Registration is here! Hop on over to our EXPO homepage and register today before you’re too late! While you are there make sure you check out our EXPO Guidebook for all your EXPO needs! We have an incredible week lined up with amazing guest speakers, workshops, Improv competition, and more! Students: Ever wondered Continue Reading

Surprise Homecoming at CYT San Diego

At CYT, we do become each other’s extended family! However, we know that we can’t replace the real thing. Recently, a CYT San Diego family, enjoyed the thrill of a surprise reunion with their dad/husband upon his return from serving overseas as part of our U.S. Military. Watch the sweet video below. Then, dry you eyes and Continue Reading

Unity at CYT NLC 2015

Special thank you to CYT Founder, Paul Russell, for the following blog post, which reflects on the recent CYT National Leadership Conference in Lafayette, LA. Last week, CYT Affiliates from around the country came together for the National Leadership Conference (NLC). CYT is blessed to have some of the most outstanding leaders making a difference in Continue Reading