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UMN EXT Youth Development Podcast


Youth workers discuss research, theory and best practices. Topics include: youth programs, youth issues, volunteer development, cultural diversity and social and emotional learning.

Jan 2, 2018

April 27, 2017

For LGBT youth, access to safe spaces is a crucial part of development and exploring self-identity. Joe Rand discusses why this is a fundamental concern for youth programs. He shares 3 resources (GLSENTeaching ToleranceWeConnect) and examples of activities he uses to educate about creating and maintaining safe environments for LGBT youth.