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    • Profiles of youth engagement and voice in New York State 

      Goggin, Stephen; Powers, Jane; Spano, Sedra (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2002)
      This report shares the results of an interview study conducted with agencies in New York State who have attempted to empower young people, involve youth in the decision-making apparatus of their organizations or programs, ...
    • Youth surveys and youth development strategies: Lessons from the field 

      Whitlock, Janis; Hamilton, Stephen F. (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence; Family Life Development Center; Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2001)
      This report describes four youth development assessment tools and summarizes how communities have used these tools.
    • Youth-Adult Retreat Report 

      Dotterweich, Jutta (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2001)
      On August 24-25, 2001, the ACT for Youth Center of Excellence (Upstate) hosted a youth-adult retreat at the Vanderkamp Center in Cleveland, NY. The purpose of the retreat was to bring together youth and adults from all ...
    • Presentations: Adolescent Sexual Health Symposium 

      Unknown author (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2009)
      In February, 2009, at the Cornell Club in New York City, the ACT for Youth Center of Excellence convened a Symposium on Adolescent Sexual Health. This collection of slides includes many of the presentations that were ...
    • Partnering youth development and business 

      Dotterweich, Jutta (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2011-01-19)
      These slides from a presentation by Jutta Dotterweich aim to help youth development project personnel consider how to attract involvement from the business sector.
    • Linking Evidence-Based Programs to NYS Health Education Standards: Program Alignment Grids 

      Mastro, Beth (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2011-01)
      These Program Alignment Grids show the points of connection between New York State health education standards and certain evidence-based programs that address adolescent sexual health.
    • Preliminary Findings: Adolescent Sexual Health Focus Group Study 

      ACT for Youth Center of Excellence (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2009-02)
      The Adolescent Sexual Health Focus Group study was conducted to help the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) learn about how young people get information about sexual health, where they go for sexual health care ...
    • Tools for Community Assessments 

      Unknown author (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2011-01-06)
      These worksheets will aid communities in assessing resources and collecting data.
    • Positive Youth Development Resource Manual 

      Dotterweich, Jutta (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2006-09)
      Intended for use in educating community groups about positive youth development, this training manual includes lesson plans/facilitation tips, activities, handouts, brief presentations and other resources.
    • Principles for Youth Development 

      Hamilton, Stephen F.; Hamilton, Mary Agnes; Pittman, Karen (Sage Publications, 2004)
      In this chapter, the authors review how the term "youth development" is used, discuss the process and goals of youth development, and give an overview of youth development principles and practices.