News and Events

The latest from YDEKC and the field.


Visit this page to learn about urgent advocacy priorities, new research relevant to our field, well-being strategies, funding resources, and important happenings at YDEKC and in the King County youth development community.




SAVE THE DATE: Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium

Register now for Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social & Emotional Learning Symposium on August 9th! For more information on past Symposia, check out resources from our 2016 Symposium, 2017 Symposium, and 2018 [...]

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Summer 2018 Road Map Region Social and Emotional Learning Symposium

Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social Emotional Learning Symposium On August 10, 2018, YDEKC hosted Whole Child, Whole Day: A Social Emotional Learning Symposium for over 300 practitioners and system-level leaders from around the Road Map Region and beyond. Approximately 50% of our registrants work [...]

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SEL Symposium Advisory Committee is in the house!

“Who did you want to be at age 7 and how does that connect with what you are doing now?” This is the opening question posed by one of the advisory committee members for the SEL/Whole Child Symposium. Bright eyes, laughter, nods, and at times, crinkled foreheads in nostalgic reflection fill the [...]

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SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Road Map Region Whole Child/Social Emotional Learning Symposium!

Save the date for the 2018 Road Map Region Whole Child/Social Emotional Learning Symposium! We will be returning to Highline College on Friday, August 10 for a day full of cross-sector learning and connection. Registration is now open and available here! For more information on past Symposia, check [...]

Summer 2017 Road Map Region Social and Emotional Learning Symposium

Social Emotional Learning in Action On August 18, 2017, YDEKC hosted a Social Emotional Learning Symposium for Practitioners in the Road Map region of King County, a companion event to our Symposium for system-level leaders last fall. The symposium brought together more than 180 practitioners who [...]

Category: Trainings & Events