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

Engaging Youth Through Service Learning

This one-day workshop focuses on components of service learning project planning, and is designed to provide a framework for youth voice and engagement based on research and best/promising practices. The workshop focuses on effective service learning strategies to enhance youth engagement within youth programs.

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 areas addressed:

Intended Audience: youth-serving professionals, program coordinators and program directors