Discover if Youth Skills for Learning and Life are Growing at Your Afterschool Program

Participate in Youth Rating Project

Benefits for afterschool programs: 

  • Feedback on whether youth skills have grown throughout the year 
  • Reflection guide that aligns staff rating of youth behavior (SRYB) and PBC-PQA, enabling integrated action planning 
  • $100 in gift cards for each director and staff member who participates in fall and spring 

What will my program need to do? 

Afterschool Director Responsibilities:

  • Distribute Notification of Youth Data Collection and note youth who are
    opted out of research. 
  • Attend brief Prime Time orientation if participating for the first time. 
  • Confirm participating staff raters. 
  • Identify youth who will be rated and keep track of their ID numbers between
    fall and spring. 

Total time annually: Approximately 2-3 hours 


Staff rater responsibilities:

Rate the skills of at least 10 youth (grades 2-8) in fall and spring.

Total time annually: Approximately 1 hour 


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Stefania giannella

Research Associate