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What if My Student Doesn’t Like School?

Authored by Anne Schmidt, Supervisor – Prevention and Outreach Case Manager

Back to school can be an exciting time for some and a terrible time for others.  428 more words


Restorative Justice and Magna/Kearns Youth Court

Authored by Ricky Vigil
YS Afterschool Coordinator, Cyprus High School

We all make mistakes–what we do after those mistakes is what makes us who we are. 707 more words


The Power of Positive Movement with Tanner Dance Summer Camp and School Programs

 Authored by Maria Drummond, YS Recreation Therapist

Droop your face, slump your shoulders, lower your chin to your chest and let your arms hang limply at your side. 516 more words


Coping with School Stress

Authored by Kent Larsen, Therapist/Counseling Services

As we approach the starting of school many of our children and teens have mixed emotions as being in school adds a lot of stress that didn’t exist in the same way during the summer.  1,160 more words


National Summer Learning Day

Authored by Danielle Latta, SLCO Youth Services Afterschool Program Manager

National Summer Learning Day was celebrated on July 14th in Summer Programs across the nation.  This incentive, led by the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA), highlights the importance of keeping kids learning, safe and healthy every summer.  579 more words


Does Pokémon Go Have Health Benefits?

Authored by Khanh Tong, Salt Lake County Youth Services Case Manager

Adults and children are heading out of their homes and into the streets to catch Pokémon, and it has been a great health benefit for many since the game encourages people to walk t… 327 more words


Summer Youth Technology Use

Authored by Sally Hannon
Afterschool Program Coordinator, Lake Run Elementary

The weeks prior to children returning to the school year are among the least structured and least supervised span of time, and thus present unlimited entertainment and… 279 more words