True youth empowerment is positive, strengths-based, and alive with relevancy. It stimulates youth to trust, engage, and take risks.

February 4, 2022
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How the Sandbox database helps youth development practitioners learn SETS

How the Sandbox database helps youth development practitioners learn SETS The concepts behind the Student Evaluation and Tracking System (SETS) were conceived in the Youth Development […]
January 2, 2022
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How to Use SETS as a Youth Development Teaching Tool

How to Use SETS as a Youth Development Teaching Tool Are you looking for a youth development teaching tool? Youth empowerment programs often seek out ways […]
September 4, 2021
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How to Assess Vulnerable Students After-School

How to Assess Vulnerable Students After-School Youth development programs are often challenged to find an assessment program that’s an effective way to assess vulnerable students. Since […]
July 16, 2021
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How to Assess Youth Development

How to Assess Youth Development If you’re a skill-building program, chances are you know you need to assess youth development. But what, and how? As we […]
June 28, 2021
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SETS is an Affordable Youth Development Assessment Software

SETS is an Affordable Youth Development Assessment Software “SETS looks like a great tool for assessing youth development outcomes, but there’s no such thing as “affordable […]
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, 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 […]