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

Social and Emotional Learning in Youth Programs

Digital Badge

Participants who successfully complete the workshop and the associated course assessment will be awarded a digital badge in “Social and Emotional Learning.” 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.

This workshop focuses on how youth-work professionals can help youth to develop their social and emotional learning skills:

Research indicates increased social and emotional competency can positively impact school climate and promote a host of academic, social and emotional benefits for youth including better academic performance, improved attitudes, fewer negative behaviors and reduced emotional distress.

The NAA core knowledge content areas addressed:

Intended Audience: program coordinators, managers, front-line workers