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Online Professional Learning and
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21st Century Community Learning Centers

Trainings To Go

Trainings to Go are 75 minute long training plans that include a PowerPoint, handouts, and training guides. Click the trainings to get tips on how to customize professional development plans to fit different staff needs, training time frames, and training goals.

Introducing Citizen Science

Discuss with staff the basic principles of citizen science and the different ways to engage student in the experience.

Facilitating Learning to Practice Inquiry and Science Process Skills

Introducing staff to the inquiry and scientific processes. Discuss strategies for integrating inquiry and STEM skills into the program.

Assessing Citizen Science

Help staff develop and use a rubric and other tools to assess student performance. Use the Y4Y observation checklists and rubrics to measure student engagement and learning.

My Notebook

Citizen Science

The Notebook is a useful way to jot down notes as you go through the various topics available on the You For Youth website. If you'd like to use the notebook, please sign in if you already have an account or register now to join the Y4Y community!

Glossary

Citizen Science