April 21, 2021
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5 Ways to Assess Youth Development Outcomes

5 Ways to Assess Youth Development Outcomes (and why you should) If you run a small youth development program, you’ve probably had some challenges finding an […]
April 20, 2020
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Survive & Thrive with this Youth Development Software

Survive & Thrive with this Youth Development Software This youth development software (SETS: Student Evaluation & Tracking System) saved a youth development nonprofit in the 2008 […]
April 24, 2020
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Strengths-Based Creativity Empowers Youth

Why Strengths-based Creativity Empowers Youth Strengths-based creativity means creativity in all learning. Although many people consider creativity to be the sole purview of musicians, artists, or […]
April 24, 2013
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The Arts for Youth Trauma: An Answer to the Cry of Our Time

The Arts for Youth Trauma: An Answer to the Cry of Our Time Interview with Bill Rossi, 2009 Digging in to look for the life within […]
April 24, 2019
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Vulnerable Youth: How Creativity Transforms Trauma

Vulnerable Youth: Creativity Transforms Trauma Creativity transforms trauma. Since trauma creates tension that often feels unbearable, people have no choice but to find a release. A […]
April 24, 2020
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Group Mentoring for Positive Youth Development

Group Mentoring for Positive Youth Development Often thought of as a one-on-one experience, mentoring is really a way of being with students. A mentoring orientation is […]
April 22, 2020
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Strengths-Based Mentoring and the Teaching Experience

Strengths-based Mentoring Transformed my Teaching Experience Strengths-based mentoring changed the way I teach. Now I look only for the good, knowing that the weaknesses will diminish […]
April 24, 2019
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The Arts are a ‘Natural” for Positive Youth Development

The Arts are a ‘Natural’ for Positive Youth Development The arts are a natural for positive youth development. Relevant and engaging, they meet youth where they […]