Save the Date for the APOST Fall Conference! The APOST Fall Conference for Out-of-School Time (OST) is a professional development conference that shares best practices in youth development. The conference is open to youth practitioners who want to increase their skills in working with youth in out-of-school time programs or mentoring relationships. We have an exciting day […]
Thanks to the over 140 of you who attended this year’s APOST Summer Conference! It was a great day for sharing, networking and learning together. Our workshop presenters have generously offered to share their resources with us and we wanted to pass them along. You can find them below. Thank you again and we hope […]
June 26-27, 2018: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. David L. Lawrence Hall University of Pittsburgh: 3942 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15260 The Center for Urban Education Summer Educator Forum (CUESEF) is a professional learning experience for education professionals (pre- and practicing educators) in Pittsburgh and the surrounding region that focuses on supporting Culturally Responsive Education. During this intensive, two-day […]
September 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Cost | Free Event Description | Playtesting is all about getting people to come play your game to see if it engenders the experience for which it was designed. And while the other three types of testing (usability testing, quality assurance [QA], focus groups) are useful and important, in these workshops we will […]
PSAYDN Annual Partners’ Retreat 2016 October 24, 2016 Grantville, Pa. PSAYDN’s 2016 Annual Partners’ Retreat includes dynamic networking sessions sharing current work and accomplishments on afterschool and out-of-school time (OST) initiatives. This retreat provides an opportunity for staff, advocates, educators, policymakers and partners to hear OST education and youth development experts presenting best practices […]
Join us at Penn State this summer for exciting opportunities to experience cutting-edge research and classroom implementation strategies! Arctic Plant Phenology Learning through Engaged Science (APPLES) Climate Change Workshop Dates: July 25-29, 2016 Location: Penn State University, University Park, PA Teacher Benefits: • Lodging and meals provided • Travel support for teachers from partnered schools, […]
Please see the pdf below for details about the first in a series of workshops on trauma, presented by the Hill District Education Council and Hill District Consensus Group.
Thanks to all conference attendees for a great day! Resource Links are listed below in the corresponding workshop description. AGENDA 8AM: Breakfast and Registration begins 8:30AM-9:45AM: Keynote by Adora Svitak “Authentic Youth Engagement” Our keynote speaker, Adora Svitak, began as a prolific short story writer and blogger at age seven and is now […]