Youth Work Practices

This three-session series is designed to provide a framework for youth work based on best practices. Facilitators will cover research and promising/evidence-based concepts and their application to youth work practices. This series aligns with national and state guidelines of core knowledge and competencies for afterschool professionals.* Youth Work Practices creates the space professionals need to reflect on best/promising practices and their current practice to create a continuous improvement process.

Learning Objectives:

Day 1: Positive Youth Development

Day 2: The YOU in youth work!

Day 3: Youth Program Quality Framework

Intended Audience: Youth serving professionals, particularly those who work directly with youth

* National Afterschool Association Core Knowledge and Competencies for Afterschool and Youth Development Professionals, Adopted September 2011 Ohio’s Core Knowledge & Competencies, Published September 2009

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