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Home Workshops


We offer professional development workshops for afterschool and youth development (AYD) professionals in programs serving children and youth in grades K-12. 

Thanks to our partnership with the Department of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF), providers working in licensed school-age programs can receive STARS Credits from our workshops. 

Leap Into Science Educator Training (Wenatchee, May 29)

Take a Leap Into Science! Leap into Science programs for libraries integrate open-ended science activities with children’s books, designed especially for children ages 3-10 and their families. Washington State Library is partnering with libraries, museums, and...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nerrisah Townsend
STARS Credits: 4
Content Area I: Child/Adolescent Growth & Development II: Learning Environment & Curriculum

Summer Blast! 2019 (Tacoma, Jun 12 & 13, 2019)

Summer Blast! is a two-day training experience where Youth Development Professionals have a chance to gear up for their Summer Programs. The training is designed to give front line staff direct takeaway's that they can...

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
WA 98409
STARS Credits: N/A
Content Area I: Child/Adolescent Growth and Development, II: Learning Environment and Curriculum, V: Safety and Wellness, VI: Interactions with Children/Youth, VII: Program Planning & Development, IX: Cultural Competency and Responsiveness, X: Youth Empowerment




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