Posts Tagged ‘lead’

Upcoming Expert Webinar series from Foundations, Inc. – next session is Thur 9/19

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Join Foundations, Inc. this fall as we hear from three dynamic leaders from nationally renowned organizations in education and youth development on critically important topics affecting kids today!

Each webinar will be one hour in length, including time for Q&A with the speaker.

Incorporating Inclusion Strategies and Resources to Better Serve All Youth

Kids Included Together
Guest Expert: Janet George
September 19, 2013
1:00-2:00 PM EST
Only $34.95

Learn how to create an inclusive culture in your program, including techniques for making accommodations, supporting friendships, and communicating with staff. Get ideas for identifying the unique services and resources in your community to support inclusive programming.

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Developing “Grit” to Increase College and Career Readiness

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Guest Expert: Dr. Damon A. Williams
November 7, 2013
1:00-2:00 PM EST
Only $34.95

Explore the concept of “grit” and how perseverance and passion for reaching long term goals is relevant to college and career readiness. Then, discuss the significant roles expanded learning programs can play in developing this essential quality in our children and youth.

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Creating Connected LearningĀ Opportunities to Improve Student
Writing and Literacy Skills

National Writing Project
Guest Expert: Elyse Eidman-Aadahl
November 14, 2013
1:00-2:00 PM EST
Only $34.95

Investigate the promise in out-of-school time of “Connected Learning” writing activities and projects, which mine the learning potential of social and digital media domains for increasing student engagement. Get tips and resources for making your program a Connected Learning space.

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