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Brown Bag Webinar Series
The University of Minnesota Extension and North Dakota State University Extension have partnered to offer the youth development brown bag webinar series since 2010. The purpose is to provide research-based information on hot topics, trends, and innovative programmatic efforts on content relevant to youth practitioners over the lunch hour (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. CT).
For more information, go to: http://z.umn.edu/ydwebinar
NOTE: The free webinar format provides professional development opportunities for people who work with youth without the cost and travel usually incurred with workshops and conferences. Participants are able to ask questions and get answers in real-time, while the presenter conducts interactive discussions, questions, and polls for sharing and applying the information to participants' work.
This webinar series is free to participants, but registration is required.
Social & emotional learning in practice: An online toolkit - Presented by Kate Walker , Extension specialist in youth work practice and Margo Herman, Extension educator
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. CT
Social and emotional learning (SEL) includes learning to be aware of and manage emotions, work well with others and work hard when faced with challenges. This webinar takes a tour through the toolkit's activities, templates and tools organized around four ways to help support staff and youth in SEL. Participants will discover how they can apply the activiites in the activities toolkit to their programming.