Hello all, I've just signed up as a member :)I'm still new to this hope i'm posting in the right place!Youth engagement online has become amajor area of my work. I'm pretty much just starting out…Continue
I would invite you to visit our blog: http://lecp-training.ning.com/ which list a wide range of training opportunities for people working with young people (including some free training), it also has sections on job opportunities and…"
Welcome and thanks for starting a post - this is spot on.
For courses, Katie Bacon has been running some great sessions on youth engagement. See the OCN Accredited courses in the events bar to the right - and if you don't see what…"
Hello all, I've just signed up as a member :)I'm still new to this hope i'm posting in the right place!Youth engagement online has become amajor area of my work. I'm pretty much just starting out with myresearch and I’m trying to find ways of getting young people who live inRedbridge better informed about our services online at www.redbridge.gov.uk Doyou know of any courses or seminars i could go on which might help mewith online youth engagement? I've…See More
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Local Gov web editor and content writer, working and researching making services available online to residents. Main area of work engaging young people with services online and changing perceptions of youth locally.
I would invite you to visit our blog: http://lecp-training.ning.com/ which list a wide range of training opportunities for people working with young people (including some free training), it also has sections on job opportunities and funding. We work with Tim & Katie in scheduling the Social Media courses esp. in London.
For those who sign up there is the chance to access some last minute special offers of free places on our courses if we have any last minute cancellations.
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Thanks for that; your youthworktoolbox website looks useful, particularly the podcasts.
We're looking at going with Mailchimp as it's very user-friendly and very much integrated with social media which is a major plus.
I currently use Awebber for my email campaigns.
It's a paid service, but after my research, it seemed to be the best option for me.
I also have a mail chimp account, but I have never used it.
Awebber was not too difficult to set…"
Please could everyone share this survey with 8 to 19 year olds.The research is exploring children and young peoples views on e-Safety, so great opportunity to get them thinking about staying safe online. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9QH8RB2Much appreciate any support and I am happy to share the results in June should anybody like to have a read :)See More
YMCA George Williams College is offering a free training day on ‘Understanding Group Work’ for professionals and volunteers working with young people. The day will encourage you to think about different approaches to group work as well as providing practical activities that you can take away and use with young people. Topics to be covered include: Team buildingGroup rolesUnderstanding conflictUsing discussionLeadershipTo book your free place, please contact Naomi Stanton…See More
BackgroundOne of the challenges of assessment processes with young people is how to secure their involvement and active participation. Only too often assessment can become something that is ‘done’ to young people (or a form that needs to be filled in), rather than a dynamic process that puts them at the centre, something theyare involved with and have some ownership over. The assessment tools called ‘CAF Cards’ and ‘Road Sign Cards’ have been developed with young people to work with the…See More
"My apologies for commenting some 4 months after this event happened, I really don't get onto this site as often as I should! This was the first (hopefully there will be many more) online youth work student conference, and it was a bit of a have…"