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Location: Rutland

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 2

Cost: Free

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Kate Bosnich
(802) 786-1935

Building Community Sylvia Kennedy-Godin

Special Topics: Afterschool ,
Sponsor: Vermont Afterschool Inc
Instructor: Matt Wolf

Do you know what it takes to build an emotionally and physically safe space for youth? Building an emotionally safe community of peers and adults is essential for youth to learn and develop as individuals. This interactive workshop will introduce participants to a variety of activities designed to support the community building process. Participants will explore the ways in which they can build community with youth and develop a sense of belonging. Participants will understand the difference between ice breakers, energizers, name games, and bonding games and how groups form.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Child Development & Learning
  • Developmentally Appropriate & Inclusive Practices
  • Program Planning & Development
  • School-Age
Session Dates
Session Times
June 24, 2019
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Additional Information