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STEM and poultry

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 3:30 pm EDT

Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) is used broadly in the poultry industry. Some examples of the various fields that are used, projects possible, and the interest / career opportunities for students interested in applying stem in their own sector of...

Building Community Relationships for Youth Development

Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:00 am EDT

The Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute at Michigan State University Extension will be presenting the following webinar: Building Community Relationships for Youth Development. Building relationships in your community can lead you in some fun,...

How Extension Can Help Communities Grow the Maker Movement

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Hill

The Maker Movement is centered in cities and holds potential for unlocking economic growth and spurring entreprenuership. Currently this movement is being fueled by support from local governments. The goal of this webinar is to spark the conversation and action among Extension...

4-H Teens as Mentors: Developing Positive Role Models for Youth

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 12:30 pm EST

This webinar is part of the University of Idaho 4-H Youth Development's Professional Development From Your Desk Virtual Conference. There will be 8 sessions the week of January 26-30, 2015. These webinars are open to anyone to participate in.Presenter: Suzann Dolecheck,...

Using New 4-H Career Exploration Curriculum: Build Your Future

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 12:30 pm EST

This webinar is part of the University of Idaho 4-H Youth Development's Professional Development From Your Desk Virtual Conference. There will be 8 sessions the week of January 26-30, 2015. These webinars are open to anyone to participate in.Presenter: Donna Gillespie,...

Interdependence: The 9th Critical Element of Positive Youth Development

Monday, January 26, 2015 at 4:30 pm EST - Presented by Kirk Astroth

This webinar is part of the University of Idaho 4-H Youth Development's Professional Development From Your Desk Virtual Conference. There will be 8 sessions the week of January 26-30, 2015. These webinars are open to anyone to participate in.Presenter: Kirk Astroth,...

Intersections of Resilience and Vulnerability: A Study of over 1000 Youth in Military Families*

Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Transition and change are hallmarks of life in military families, and youth and their families continually navigate and negotiate the demands related to military service. In the face of challenges, military families demonstrate remarkable coping and resilience. Family...

Youth Programs That Create Impact

Monday, December 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Mary Arnold

Key to the success of youth programs today is its ability to document impact. Youth development researchers such as Dr. Richard Lerner’s work with youth organization such as 4-H, articulate the impact of quality positive youth development programs. Research as to...

The Ins and Outs of Adolescent Brain Development

Friday, September 12, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Diane Bales

Why do teenagers act the way they do? Some of the reasons for common adolescent behaviors, such as risk-taking and making less-than-wise decisions sometimes, relate back to their brain development. The prefrontal cortex, which controls higher-order ...

The Private Logic of Kids Who Outwit Adults

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join us for our June faculty webinar with Dr. John Seita from the MSU School of Social Work. Dr. Seita’s work focuses on disconnected youth. In this session he will explain why some young people sometimes engage in self-defeating behavior that seemingly makes no...

Be SMART (Safe, Monitored, and Responsible Texting) with Youth

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Candi Dierenfield

TAW, MIRL, JFF, MOS. These are not military acronyms, but common “shorts” for text messaging. The object of this workshop is to provide an increased awareness about the misuse of smart phones and other mobile devices. Sexting and cyber-bullying instances are gathering more...

4-H Common Measures/Qualtrics Tool – Measuring Impact

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Suzanne Le Menestrel, Jill Walahoski, Carol Benesh

Over 20 years ago NIFA/4-H Extension and the Military developed a partnership to enhance military children’s opportunities for engagement in quality 4-H youth development programs on and off installations. In 2013, a group of Extension professionals and evaluators created...

REACH - Supporting Military Families Through Research and Outreach

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Lynne Borden

Military REACH Lab at the University of Minnesota (https://reachmilitaryfamilies.umn.edu/) utilizes a multidisciplinary approach as it integrates both research and outreach to support those who work with and on behalf of military families. The Military REACH Lab synthesizes...

Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 11:30 am EST - Presented by Steven Henness

“Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities” Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 10:30am-12:00pmThe University of Missouri Extension Healthy Lifestyle Initiative works with communities across Missouri to develop healthy communities,...

4-H Program Logic Model for Military Connected Youth

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Carol Benesh, Charlotte Cross, Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Casey Mull, Tonia Durden

Are you interested in better outcomes for the military connected youth YOU serve? Join us for an informative webinar introducing the new Military Connected Youth Logic Model. You don’t want to miss it!4-H youth development and family life science programs along within the...