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Cooperative Learning - Methods Workshop (FREE, March 9)

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Do the youth in your program have opportunities to work together in groups, teaching and learning from each other? Cooperative learning is an excellent way to nurture youth leadership, build community, and keep things fun. This interactive workshop will equip participants with grouping strategies and ways to think about building cooperative learning into any program offering. 

Objectives

  1. Be able to define Cooperative Learning.
  2. Gain experience using a variety of group forming strategies (Group Formers) and group work structures (Group Structures).
  3. Understand how Cooperative Learning helps to meet the social and intellectual needs of youth.
  4. Learn how to apply four complementary strategies to engineer successful Cooperative Learning structures.

Youth Work Methods Certificate

This workshop is part of the Youth Work Methods series designed by the David P. Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality to empower direct-staff with tools that will increase the quality of their work with youth.

Attend all ten Youth Work Methods workshops and receive a certificate of completion. Ask Teresa Rende, trende@schoolsoutwashington.org, for more details. You can keep track of the Methods workshops you've completed with this form.

About the Instructor

Most SOWA workshops and webinars are STARS approved. Classes fill quickly and registrations are processed in the order received. Your registration is not complete until payment is received. If you have a question regarding payment, please call School’s Out Washington at (206)-336-6936.

SOWA reserves the right to cancel any training event two business days prior to the event. In case of cancellation, registrants will be notified and registration fees refunded. If you cannot attend a training event, we will refund your registration fees only if we are contacted at least two business days prior to the event. Otherwise, no refunds will be given.