Exploring Digital Literacy and Citizenship (PDF slides)
What's Going on with Girls? (PDF slides)
Sustaining Effective Youth Development Programming (PDF slides)
Resource List (PDF)
PYD 101 Online (PDF slides)
Treasure Hunt on the ACT for Youth Website (PDF slides)
CommunicationsSTYA Infographic (sample)
David Pittman, YWCA of Syracuse and Onondaga County, created this infographic for STYA participants to share with their families.
STYA Provider Day 2016
Plenary: Success and Sustainability (PowerPoint Presentation)
Family Engagement (PowerPoint Presentation)
National Center for Community Schools (NCCS): Risks and Opportunities Framework
New Activities for Teambuilding, Self-esteem, and Social Skills
Name and a Movement (PDF)
Bomb and Shield (PDF)
Lily Pads (PDF)
Trauma-Informed Youth Programming
Trauma-Informed Youth Programming (PowerPoint Presentation)
Component 2 Resources
Relationship JeopardyThis game uses a Jeopardy format to educate about conflicts, relationships, communication, and more. You'll want to buy a box of buzzers -- youth love to use them! This game was shared by Alexandra Smith of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center.
Relationship Jeopardy Q&A (Word)
Bullying: Fact or Myth?This activity helps in a variety of ways. Participants learn about a new topic and practice reading skills. It may also help with self-esteem, because each person has the answer and can feel that she or he is knowledgeable. Alexandra Smith of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center provided this activity.
Bullying Cards (Word)
Career CardsThis activity is based on materials from the Tiger Woods Foundation. This activity allows youth to learn about a variety of careers and how the things they like to do could lead them to choose a career. Thanks to Alexandra Smith of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center for this idea.
Career Activity Description (Word)
Career Cards (Word)
Challenge: Engaging Parents in Youth Activities
Interactive Parent InvitationThis "cootie catcher" activity, shared by Bronx-Lebanon staff, creates an interactive invitation that parents can't resist!
Cootie Catcher Invitation Template (PowerPoint Presentation)