Participatory Budgeting (PB) Cycles
Why does FirstRoot talk about “Participatory Budgeting (PB) Cycles” and not “PB Projects,” “PB Events,” or “PB Workshops”? Cycle n. – “a series of events repeated on a regular basis” Participatory budgeting is most effective when performed on a ...
Promoting your PB Cycle
An essential activity in Discover is promoting the PB program and registering participants. Promotion When the Dream phase begins, students should be signed up, knowledgeable of what PB is and what they should expect in the coming weeks. Consider ...
The very first phase of any Participatory Budgeting Cycles is Discover. You will be automatically placed into Discover when you create your PB cycle. Discover introduces two key roles: Administrators: Administrators are responsible for defining the ...
Introduction to FirstRoot and Participatory Budgeting
Thank you for deciding to bring FirstRoot along with you as you make your journey through a Participatory Budgeting (PB) Cycle at your school! If you’ve made it this far we’re going to assume you are at least somewhat familiar with Participatory ...
Students will use this time to vote for their favorite proposals from within the app. The voting experience allows students to select multiple proposals to spend the entire PB Cycle budget in a way that makes sense to them. Be sure to provide time ...