Wed, February 22, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

VIRTUAL: Youth Planning Basics

When youth plan, they practice the critical life skills of thinking through an activity or project and setting goals and intentions.  This training introduces afterschool staff to strategies that provide youth with structured planning opportunities for everyday activities in your program. In this hands-on training, you will practice tangible lessons that you can put into practice with youth right away.  

Upon successful completion of this training series and follow up assignment(s), the participant will earn 1.5 clock hours (.2 CEUs) of training. 

Training Objectives:  

Participants will: 

  1. List 4 ways adults can support youth in planning for activities.
  2. Practice planning activities to use with youth that will engage them in setting goals and writing down a plan.

Core Competencies Addressed: 

Core Knowledge Area – Learning Environment and Curriculum: Entry Level, Level 1

4.B.- Design and Implement a Curriculum to Enhance Cognitive Development

B3- Help children and youth participate in learning activities

B4-Allow children and youth to develop their skills and pursue their special talents

Primary QIS Scales Addressed:  

IV-Q Planning  

Youth have opportunities to make plans.