Friday, August 9, 2019

Free Webinar: Learning about Positive Youth Development: A Free & Fun Course for Youth Work Professionals


August 14, 2019

Learning about Positive Youth Development:
A Free & Fun Course for Youth Work Professionals


What does positive youth development mean to us? We may think about competencies, opportunities, and supports young people need to thrive and make healthy decisions. We may think about youth voice and leadership.

In this webinar co-creator Jutta Dotterweich will provide a guided tour of a new, interactive online training course on positive youth development. This free resource consists of six, stand-alone segments, which were developed with a wide range of audiences in mind (e.g., volunteers, parents, frontline youth workers).
Join us to learn about this free, engaging, and informative online resource!

Objectives:
Specifically, webinar attendees will be able to:
  1. Identify at least three key principles of positive youth development
  2. Describe meaningful roles for young people
  3. Locate web resources that they can apply in their youth programming

Presenter: Jutta Dotterweich, M.A. Director of Training, ACT for Youth Center of Excellence.

Who should attendYouth-serving professionals in the field of Adolescent Health and Youth Development, relationship skills educators, community-based youth workers, family life educators, health educators, high school counselors/teachers, adolescent development researchers, Extension professionals, anyone interested in improving outcomes for youth.

When:  Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 4:00 pm Eastern/1:00 pm Pacific
Duration60 minutes
Cost:Free