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Thriving Youth Programs: How to put the 4-H Thriving Model into practice

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Add to Calendar 2023-01-18 10:30:00 2023-01-18 12:00:00 Thriving Youth Programs: How to put the 4-H Thriving Model into practice The University of Minnesota Extension and North Dakota State University Extension, Centers for Youth Development, have partnered to offer the youth development brown bag webinar series since 2010. The series, taught by educators from the University of Minnesota  and NDSU Extension, provides research-based information on hot topics, trends and program ideas for youth workers.  The 2022-2023 series focuses on thriving youth programs.  Youth development professionals have a desire to help young people thrive and prepare for their future. Learn how 4-H has utilized the Thriving Model to design and deliver youth programs that engage youth in developing 21st century skills such as critical thinking, collaboration and communication. This session will provide participants with skills to apply the model to their programs with an intentional focus on workforce readiness. Presenters Caroline Homan, doctoral graduate assistant, LMFT and NDSU Development Science Jan Derdowski, program leader, Center for Youth Development, University of Minnesota Extension Meagan Hoffman, associate professor and 4-H Youth Development specialist, NDSU Extension America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Webinar

Contact

Kari Robideau, Extension professor
robideau@umn.edu 

Meagan Hoffman, NDSU Extension associate professor
meagan.scott@ndsu.edu

The University of Minnesota Extension and North Dakota State University Extension, Centers for Youth Development, have partnered to offer the youth development brown bag webinar series since 2010. The series, taught by educators from the University of Minnesota  and NDSU Extension, provides research-based information on hot topics, trends and program ideas for youth workers.  The 2022-2023 series focuses on thriving youth programs. 

Youth development professionals have a desire to help young people thrive and prepare for their future. Learn how 4-H has utilized the Thriving Model to design and deliver youth programs that engage youth in developing 21st century skills such as critical thinking, collaboration and communication. This session will provide participants with skills to apply the model to their programs with an intentional focus on workforce readiness.

Presenters

  • Caroline Homan, doctoral graduate assistant, LMFT and NDSU Development Science
  • Jan Derdowski, program leader, Center for Youth Development, University of Minnesota Extension
  • Meagan Hoffman, associate professor and 4-H Youth Development specialist, NDSU Extension

Audience

Adults who work with and on behalf of youth

Cost

Free

Registration

Registration is required.

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