News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


Visit this site to learn about upcoming YDEKC training opportunities and events,  urgent advocacy priorities, new and exciting research relevant to our field, and important happenings in the King County youth development community.

 

What’s Your Elevator Pitch?: How Do You Talk About Your Program and to Whom?

by Anne Arias “Your organization is Youth Development Executives of King County? So you represent the County government?” “No….” Prompted in part by some of our colleagues’ experiences with potential stakeholders misinterpreting our organization’s name and the challenge of [...]

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Weeding through the Plethora of SEL-related Resources

by Mona Grife and Anne Arias You may have noticed that there has been a tsunami of SEL resources in the last couple of years. Don’t get me wrong, this is great, and I love digging into all the articles, toolkits, curricula, and reports. But it can be overwhelming to find exactly what you need [...]

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