A Year of Programs for Teens

Offers a collection of activities for every month of the year, including a photography contest and a "Love Stinks Chocolate Fest" for February.

Author: Amy Alessio

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838909035

Category: Education

Page: 159

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Offers a collection of activities for every month of the year, including a photography contest and a "Love Stinks Chocolate Fest" for February.

A Year of Programs for Teens 2

In this sequel to the book that "takes teen services to a new level" (Adolescence), YA experts Amy J. Alessio and Kimberly A. Patton present entirely new content while building on the successful formula they established earlier.

Author: Amy Alessio

Publisher: ALA Editions

ISBN: 9780838993088

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 299

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In this sequel to the book that "takes teen services to a new level" (Adolescence), YA experts Amy J. Alessio and Kimberly A. Patton present entirely new content while building on the successful formula they established earlier.

Year of Programs for Teens

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Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 9781417765874

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Library Programs for Teens

A Year of Programs for Teens. Chicago: American Library Association, 2006. This title includes information on how to put on a murder mystery, including all programming details. Barack, Lauren. “Libraries Catch On to '39 Clues.

Author: Karen J. Siwak

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 9780810872844

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 266

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Library Programs for Teens: Mystery Theater provides readers with complete instructions to create a successful mystery theater program. This guide solves the ever puzzling programming issues of timing, setting clues, props, costumes, decorations, and food.

Club Programs for Teens

Whether you're a teen program novice or simply want to make your existing programming more effective, the club programs presented here will make teens excited to return to your library week after week.

Author: Amy J. Alessio

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780838913345

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 186

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Want to keep the momentum going after a successful teen event? That "one off" can easily be turned into a popular monthly club that will keep young adults coming back. Alessio, co-author of the bestsellers A Year of Programs for Teens and A Year of Programs for Teens 2, and Booth, co-editor of The Whole Library Handbook: Teen Services, show you how. Designed to be used in school or public library settings, this uniquely themed program guide Offers guidance on how to handle summer, winter and year-round reading programs, with activities ranging from easy to elaborate Provides activities useful for libraries with monthly teen clubs as well as those who want to plan occasional fun events Saves planning time and offers maximum flexibility by cross-referencing programs by themes, allowing one program to be used with different audiences Includes resource lists, readlikes, tips for success, and lessons learned from programs that went awry Whether you're a teen program novice or simply want to make your existing programming more effective, the club programs presented here will make teens excited to return to your library week after week.

The Best Summer Programs for Teens

You may also want to look at the “time out” programs included in Table 2. Table 2 Gap Year Programs Gapyear http://www.gapyear.com This site features a wide variety of travel and planning ideas and offers resources for further reading.

Author: Sandra L Berger

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1618214667

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

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Record numbers of teens are applying to selective universities and the competition to gain entrance into college is tougher than ever before. The 2016-2017 edition of The Best Summer Programs for Teens helps teenagers find the coolest, most exciting, and most fulfilling summer programs across the United States. College-planning expert Sandra L. Berger provides students and parents with advice on using summer opportunities to help gain entrance into selective universities, and guidance on researching, choosing, applying for, and making the most out of summer programs. Students will be able to peruse the updated directory of more than 200 of the best summer opportunities in the areas of academic enrichment; fine arts; internships and paid positions; leadership and service; math, science, computer science, and technology; and study abroad or international travel, to find the program that fits them best.

Quick and Popular Reads for Teens

Young adult librarians routinely offer details on their programs that could range from objects made from duct tape to ... Once you plan and experience your first program, you will be eager to try more. ... A Year of Programs for Teens.

Author: Pam Spencer Holley

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 083893577X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 228

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Collects ten years of the "Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults" and "Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers" lists, organized by both author and theme.

Child Abuse and Deceptive Marketing by Residential Programs for Teens

There are many side effects from the use of chlorpromazine some that will not appear until years down the road . ... Letters Received Concerning Residential Programs for Teens BETH GOLDBERG , Gloucester , MA , May 7 , 2008 .

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor

Publisher:

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Category: Deceptive advertising

Page: 101

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Employment and Training Programs for Youth

spent on education and on employment and training programs for youth were wasted . ... Demographic Causes The basic cause of the high levels of youth employment in recent years is perfectly clear ; there have simply been so many of them ...

Author: Garth L. Mangum

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Government publications

Page: 207

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Education Training and Service Programs that Serve Disadvantaged Teens

DEVELOPMENT OF A MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM As the program increased to include other school districts throughout San Diego County , the number of teens served and the number of designated Teen Parent Specialists ( Social Workers ) ...

Author: United States

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Government publications

Page: 92

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A hearing was held on education, training, and service programs that serve disadvantaged teens. Testimony was presented on recent research findings concerning these programs and on their implementation. The major lessons learned from the Summer Training and Employment (STEP) program were presented, including those of implementation and impact. A second topic was a discussion of the effectiveness of three programs serving teenage mothers on welfare: New Chance (for mothers who have dropped out of school); Learning, Earning, and Parenting (LEAP), an Ohio program for teen parents; and Demonstrations of Innovative Approaches to Reduce Welfare Dependency among Teen Parents. A third topic was the discussion of the work provisions of the Family Support Act of 1988. The following witnesses addressed the hearing: (1) Milton J. Little, Manpower Demonstration Research Corp.; (2) Deanna Phelps, Maryland Department of Human Resources; (3) Alan M. Hershey, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.; (4) Kevin W. Concannon, Oregon Department of Human Resources; and (5) Michael A. Bailin and Frances Vilella-Velez, Public/Private Ventures. Three submissions for the record are included. (SLD)

Programs at a Glance

It provides day - long health cruises throughout a ten - week period in the summer , and dockside health education programs during the remainder of the year . Year - round services for teenagers form a comprehensive program of health ...

Author: Sean Casey

Publisher:

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Category: Family life education

Page: 60

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Connecting Teens with Technology at the Library

The volunteer program runs year-round and is an opportunity for teens to learn new technology, show other youth how to use the equipment, and develop additional projects or knowledge about the equipment they have not tried before.

Author: Kelly Nicole Czarnecki

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1538135892

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 118

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Connecting Teens with Technology at the Library presents a balanced view of the often complex relationship between teenagers and their technology. The authors share more than a dozen full lesson plans for technology-based programs, scalable for any library budget, that will help the reader to engage with their teenaged patrons.

Model Programs for Adolescent Sexual Health

... teens at the following points: Time 1: fall 1981, prior to the start of the program (all schools) □ Time 2: spring 1982, the end of the first program year (program schools only) □ Time 3: spring 1983, the end of the second program ...

Author: Tabitha Benner, MPA

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826197634

Category: Medical

Page: 408

View: 326

Model Programs for Adolescent Sexual Health is a directory of the most promising and proven effective sexual education and prevention programs in the United States. The programs included in this volume were selected for their demonstrated positive impact on STI, pregnancy, and HIV/AIDS-related risk behaviors by a group of eminent HIV/AIDS expert scientists. The programs also show effective prevention strategies aimed at a variety of ages (children, adolescents, college students); a variety of ethnic and cultural orientations (Latino, African-American, GLBT, and more); and for use in a variety of settings (schools, community settings, medical clinics, and more). The following information is provided for each program listed in the directory: The Program Abstract summarizes the program, including its target clientele, site, approach, components, length, staffing requirements, program materials, and implementation costs The Program Rationale and History explains how the program was designed, and its underlying theoretical framework and assumptions Program Schedule explains the goals and activities of each program session Program Materials explains the necessary materials needed to implement the program (note that not all materials are included in this directory; however all can be ordered from Sociometrics) How to Implement the Program explains the ground rules and other necessary steps prior to implementation Evaluating the Program explains how the program was evaluated for its effectiveness

Urban Teens in the Library

These programs clustered by age of the youth being served, with reading programs common for primary (90.7 ... service programs being offered once a week or more to computer and career programs offered two to eleven times a year.

Author: Denise E. Agosto, Ph.D.

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838910157

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 208

View: 850

From a team of experts who have researched the information habits and preferences of urban teens to build better and more effective school and public library programs.

Nutrition Committee News

These winners then attended a State conference along with winners from other local Youth Power programs . ... Although Youth Power activities in Duval County expanded during these 10 years , interest in the program in other parts of ...

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Teenage Pregnancy

Five - Year Summary Over five academic years ( 1987-1992 ) , TeenAidhas been involved in an Office of Adoles . cent Pregnancy Programs through Health and Human Services funded research project that was geared toward the evaluation of ...

Author: United States

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Government publications

Page: 221

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The Senate Subcommittee met in order to examine the alarming increase of out-of-wedlock teenage pregnancies in the United States. Information provided at the hearings included: the scope of the issue; input from experts on what is causing the increases being recorded; different approaches to reducing teen pregnancy; and, teen parent perspectives. Statements were given by organizations such as: Women's Health Services, Teen Services Program, Athletes for Abstinence, Family Court Division of the City of Philadelphia, Sex Respect, Inc., and the Philadelphia Board of Education. Dr. Jocelyn Elders, Surgeon General, also gave a statement. Topics discussed include: pressure to become sexually active, role of mass media, young men's responsibility, the role of parents, comprehensive health education, abstinence, welfare, and the use, cost, and availability of Norplant were addressed. Extensive charts, graphs, program descriptions, and testimony are included. (JBJ)

Successful Prevention and Youth Development Programs

Other promising American program examples with a community service plus education - skills emphasis include the Reach for Health Community Youth Service ... contact with one to two youth on a weekly basis over the course of a year .

Author: Laura Ferrer-Wreder

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780306481765

Category: Law

Page: 339

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The authors of this work closely explore the incidence of problem youth behaviors and scrutinize the efficacy of existing prevention programs. This review includes interventions specifically designed to promote youth development or to minimize the long-term consequences of problem behaviors from violence and criminality, substance use and abuse, teen pregnancy and hazardous sexual behaviors, and school failure. Academics and professionals in public health social work, psychology, and school counseling will find special interest in this important work.

Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages

For seventeen-year-olds, the number is slightly higher (45 percent) but still less than half (Rideout, 2014). These statistics suggest an opportunity for teen summer reading programs to help kids in this age bracket rediscover (or ...

Author: Katie Fitzgerald

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442281685

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 150

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Successful Summer Reading Programs for All Ages: A Practical Guide for Librarians provides the tools necessary to put together successful summer reading programs for each of these different age groups. Key elements include: Sample program ideas for early childhood, school-age, teen, and adult readers to suit any summer reading theme Best practices for promoting summer reading to the community Troubleshooting for common difficulties associated with summer reading programs Tips and tricks for using software programs to manage registration and track readers’ progress Public librarians serving children, teens, and/or adults will find everything they need to put together a successful summer reading program in this comprehensive handbook.

Implementation of the JOBS Program

Last year Wisconsin's program had extraordinarily high sanction rates . Almost every month , between 13 and 16 percent of teen parents were being sanctioned . For a teen mother and her infant , that meant cutting the grant from ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance. Subcommittee on Social Security and Family Policy

Publisher:

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Category: Full employment policies

Page: 94

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Preventing Teen Violence

As you know , VAWA currently includes a few programs that address services for teen dating violence as well as the ... Over the last three years , two of the youth programs and the children exposed to violence and engaging men programs ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Bullying in schools

Page: 46

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