Youth Development Council Quarterly Meeting Thursday, December 14, 2017 Morning Work Session 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Business Meeting – 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Public Service Building, Rooms 251 A&B 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem OR 97310 Members of the Youth Development Council will be meeting on Thursday, December 14, 2017. There will not… [Read More]
YDC Research, Evaluation, and Data Committee Meeting 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Education Northwest 101 SW Main St., Suite 500 Portland, Oregon 97204 The Youth Development Council’s Research, Evaluation, and Data Committee will be meeting on Monday, December 11, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. to discuss the Council’s proposed Unified Systems’ Theory/ Positive Youth… [Read More]
The African American/Black Student Success Plan Grant Request for Applications, which was released and then postponed, has now been officially released. Go here to view the full RFA. If there are questions or concerns, please contact Oregon Department of Education Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Markisha Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 503-947-5669.
With the retirement of Director Iris Bell, the State of Oregon is seeking a director of youth development. The full recruitment can be found here. If you are a passionate leader with an accomplished background and demonstrated success in innovative youth development policy and programs, the state would like to invite you to apply. The… [Read More]
The U.S. Department of Education has approved the Oregon Plan for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Several members of the YDC and staff provided key strategies within the plan, including youth re-engagement. The YDC also pushed for improved student discipline accountability as one way of prioritizing and advancing equity, advocating for more school climate… [Read More]