This one-day workshop provides a comprehensive system for improving summer youth programming based on research and best/promising practices. The workshop focuses on incorporating effective strategies within youth programs to reduce summer learning loss.
This workshop 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:
- Learning Environments and Curriculum: Creates a high-quality learning environment and implements age-appropriate curricula and program activities.
Intended Audience: youth-serving professionals, particularly those who work directly with youth; program coordinators