Video interviews with Skint! trial facilitators
In these videos Joan Elliott, the Youth Literacy Tutor for South Ayrshire Youth Forum, Gary Harrow, the Families Learning and Communities Learning and Development Support Worker, North Ayrshire and Anne Swinney, the Literacies Worker for The Learning Curve AK Bell Library, Perth tell you about their experiences and share their ideas and suggestions.
This is a performance of an extract from The Other Side of the Coin: Jamie’s Story from Skint! The performance was developed by performers from Scottish Youth Theatre and performed as part of a Financial Capability event hosted by Standard Life, Scottish Government and Education Scotland in June 2011. Thanks a million to Fraser and everyone else at Scottish Youth Theatre for bringing Skint! to life!
BBC Radio Scotland originally broadcast this feature about Skint! Their interviewer, Bob Dickson, spoke to some young people who attend the Focus Learning Centre, Saltcoats, Ayr and found out about the excellent work they have been doing.
Watch this video of Koren Calder, our Young Adult Project Coordinator, explain and demonstrate an activity called the string activity, which aims to teach learners about the way decisions about money management affect other people.