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Taking Baby Steps

Hello everyone. March is Nutrition Awareness month, which is very fitting since that is primarily what this blog is about. People think that eating healthy can be difficult, but you don’t actually have to make drastic changes to your diet or lifestyle to see improvement. 59 more words


In a recent study it was said that 30 million people suffer from eating disorders.  Women account for 20 million of that number (2/3) while men take up 10 million (1/3). 499 more words

Relationship Between Devising Performance and Positive Intra and Interpersonal Youth Development

  A Public School in Queens, NYC

This week I taught the third performance class in an in-school multi-disciplinary 6th grade residency, in which one goal is a performance. 1,558 more words

What a Peach!

This is Healthy Habits with Kyle Merritt and today’s healthy topic is Peaches. The peach is a member of the rose family. There are two main kinds of peaches, clingstone and freestone. 79 more words

Positive Youth Development

A guest blog from Cassandra Jessee, Director of YouthPower Learning

For the past three weeks, I’ve been working with partners in Rwanda and Indonesia on youth livelihood project designs. 989 more words


A coaches role in youth development

By Oliver J.

Youth programs within recreation and sport are a great way to encourage positive youth development. These programs could not exist without the support and dedication given by coaches in these fields. 550 more words

Positive Youth Development