School Age Child Care Basics Module 10: Youth Empowerment

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School Age Child Care Basics Module 10: Youth Empowerment

Overview

This module is designed to build an understanding of the importance of providing opportunities for children and youth to have agency over their own experience and program activities.

 

Student outcomes

Student Outcome

Washington State Core Competency

Corresponding WAC

Centers

School-age

Outcome A

The student understands the value of youth voice and expertise.

Content Area X: Youth Empowerment:

1a. Listens to and values child / youth input, recognizes that young people are assets to and experts about their communities, and gives children / youth choices.

1g. Works comfortably with young people from diverse cultural backgrounds.

 

WAC 170-297-6000

WAC 170-297-6575

Outcome B

The student recognizes opportunities for youth to have voice and choice.

Content Area X: Youth Empowerment:

1c. Incorporates children and youth in the implementation of lessons and activities.

1d. Understands different leadership roles for children / youth within programming.

 

WAC 170-297-6000

WAC 170-297-6575

Outcome C

The student celebrates children’s success and supports exploration.

Content Area X: Youth Empowerment:

1b. Values positive group management practices and ensures program participant safety by developing healthy relationships and emotional boundaries with children and youth.

1e. Celebrates child / youth successes and supports opportunities to learn from trial and error.

 

WAC 170-297-6000

WAC 170-297-6575

Approved or accepted in:

Washington