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Youth Development [clear filter]
Saturday, February 29


Working with Teens: Challenges and Opportunities
In this session, we will discuss the challenges and barriers out-of-school time providers face working with high school age teens and work together to brainstorm strategies and solutions to these challenges. Participants will hear from the presenter on successes and best practices and will walk away with the knowledge and skills to elevate their programs to be as high-quality as possible. (Much of this presentation will focus on small discussion groups.)


Colleen Bradburn

Center Coordinator, Promise South Salt Lake
I began working with Promise South Salt Lake at Cottonwood High School in the fall of 2017 as a part-time Program Manager and transitioned to the Coordinator position in April 2019. I have been able to help grow the Cottonwood program from its first year with 20-30 youth regularly... Read More →

Saturday February 29, 2020 10:15am - 11:15am
Room 1018


Learning Activities: Games That Teach
Everyone loves playing games and when it comes to youth development, we can take these games and use them to teach life lessons. This class is designed to provide you with tools for leading discussions for processing games to get the most out of them. Learn step by step how you too can become a master Facilitator! Yes, you will learn new games, but the focus of this class will be how to take them to the next level of learning.


Vernon Parent

Extension Associate Professor, USU Extension
Vernon Parent has been teaching and mentoring youth for most of his life. As an early peer mentor in Silicon Valley California, Vernon taught inner city kids about natural systems working in coastal tidal pools and forest ecosystems. Since that time he has worked with youth of all... Read More →

Saturday February 29, 2020 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Room 1029