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Click here to check out the latest copy of The Y4Y Insider, The Royal Treatment. Be sure to catch the new "Voices From the Field" podcast, "The Smithsonian, Sustainable Communities and Your 21st CCLC Program," where Heidi Gibson, Science Curriculum Developer at the Smithsonian Science Eudcation Center, shares how students in 21st CCLC programs can benefit from free, high-quality, global science guides.

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Let You for Youth Work for You: Tips and Tricks for Getting the Most out of the Y4Y Portal

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Check out Y4Y's TWO new courses: Fiscal Management to have all your 21st CCLC budgeting questions answered, and The Virtual Edge to make the most of your program's use of technology.

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New Microlearning Opportunity - Digital Literacy

Sharpen student skills for finding, evaluating, creating and communicating information with Y4Y's newest microlearning opportunity, the Digital Literacy Click & Go.

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Blog Posts

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Little Princes and Princesses

The students in your program are not likely to be “spoiled” at home, though you might find they’re occasionally “indulged” by parents wishing they could make their lives just a little easier. With a quick review of ... read more

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

From the Tower of The Virtual Edge

The pandemic may have left program leaders and staff feeling like they were isolated in an ivory tower, removed from their students and peers. But great lessons were learned about connecting virtually around the ... read more

Professional Learning • Technical Assistance • Resources

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Professional Learning

  • For program leaders and staff at every level
  • Choose from a variety of formats, lengths and topics
  • Certificates of completion available for some offerings
  • Available 24/7 at no cost
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Technical Assistance

  • On-site or virtual — your schedule, your choice
  • Free and available to states and territories upon SEA request
  • Topics include those covered in Y4Y courses, among others
  • Quarterly Y4Y Showcase webinars on timely topics
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  • Time-saving customizable tools and templates
  • For staff trainers and for practitioners
  • Topical resource libraries and best practice kits
  • Selected links to useful external resources

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