Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Free Professional Development Opportunities for April 2010

Sponsored by Nashville After Zone Alliance (NAZA)
Location: Downtown YMCA in Nashville, TN

Register: NAZA staff: use the ERO for registration.  Non NAZA staff: Contact Shai to register: 259.9672 or mailto:orsrasmussen@midtn.org.  Priority will be given to NAZA partners, so register quickly!

Tuesday April 6th
Service Learning
Susan Ragsdale/Ann Saylor
Learn interactive tools for helping youth discover their passions and purpose and key strategies for planning meaningful interactive projects.

Wednesday, April 7th
Youth Engagement
Louisa Avery
Learn strategies on implementing youth voice, choice, planning and reflection.

Friday, April 9th  (back-to-back trainings)
Youth Interaction
Louisa Avery
1:30-3:30 p.m.
Build community, belonging and techniques for creating youth interaction.

Great Group Games: Building Relationships
Susan Ragsdale
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Learn “play with purpose” game strategies to further build relationships and a sense of team within your group.

Tuesday, April 13th:
Introduction to Positive Youth Development for Volunteers
Susan Ragsdale & Louisa Avery
Volunteers will explore the 5 principles, adolescent development and the 40 assets.

Thursday, April 15th
Introduction to the 40 Developmental Assets
Ann Saylor
Learn strategies to intentionally build the 40 assets into your programs and introduce them to your youth.

Questions? Contact: louisa@louisaavery.com or susan@theassetedge.net