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Announcing Our Panelists and Presenters for Thriving Youth Event (December 7th & 14th, 2021)

Announcing Our Panelists and Presenters for Thriving Youth Event (December 7 & 14, 2021). Attendees will get to participate in workshops! [...]

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Announcing the Third Event in Our Thriving Leaders Series: Generating a Generation of Change

Our third event in the Thriving Leaders series has been so special as we have worked with our Youth Design [...]

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Building an Organizational Cultural that supports your team to Thrive

Highlights from YDEKC’s “Building an Organizational Culture That Supports Your Team to Thrive”

Join us in reflecting on the Thriving Organizations event experience! Responses from our participants and presenters are highlighted [...]

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building an organizational culture that supports your team to thrive! YDEKC's Thriving Leaders Series, August 6, 2021

Announcing Our Presenters for Thriving Organizations Event (August 6, 2021)

The on-going global pandemic has forced us to change, adapt, and find new ways to serve our youth. While there have been many calls for us to get back to “normal”, many of us find ourselves reflecting on all the ways what was considered “normal” was not acceptable. Not acceptable for the [...]

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building an organizational culture that supports your team to thrive! YDEKC's Thriving Leaders Series, August 6, 2021

Announcing our Keynote Panelists for Thriving Organizations Event (August 6, 2021)

The calls to re-imagine schools have inspired many of us in the youth development field to look internally. We reflect on where our organizations are currently at and the steps that we can take to make sure that all staff feel supported, included, and socially and emotionally well. In April at [...]

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