Cuyahoga County Youth Work Institute | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Elements of Effective Program Design

Digital Badge

Participants who successfully complete the workshop and the associated course assessment will be awarded a digital badge in “Program Design I.” Once you earn a digital badge, you can feature it on your personal networking sites, opening doors to more career, education and lifelong learning opportunities.

The purpose of this two-session workshop series is to prepare youth development professionals to design and implement effective youth programs. This training will specifically focus on:

This series aligns with core knowledge and competencies for youth work professionals that have been developed by the National Afterschool Association (NAA) and the Ohio Afterschool Network (OAN).

The NAA core knowledge content area addressed:

Intended Audience: program managers, program coordinators and front-line youth professionals