This one-day workshop provides a comprehensive system for improving summer youth programming based on research and best/promising practices. The workshop focuses on assessing the effectiveness of past summer programming while incorporating effective strategies for future programming. This session will allow for collaborative learning and planning for summer.
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