Data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey shows that high school students who participate in afterschool programming are more likely than their peers to plan on continuing their education beyond high school.
From a cultural diversity day to building school bike trails to a writing workshop to a rabbit adoption event, 14 different youth-led projects are about to launch across Vermont thanks… Read more »
We’re thrilled to share our new social emotional learning (SEL) video produced by Mondo Mediaworks. This video highlights our SEL leadership and training initiative, also known as the Youth Resiliency… Read more »
Instances of depression, self-harm, suicidal plans, and suicidal attempts are lower for high school students in Vermont who participate in afterschool programming vs those who do not, according to data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
Data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey indicate a negative correlation between drinking behaviors for Vermont’s high school students and their levels of participation in afterschool activities.
The more that Vermont high school students participate in afterschool programming, the less likely they are to be overweight or obese, according to data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
Shorter school days, higher test scores, and more youth thriving – what can Vermont learn from Finland about helping young people succeed? From February 18 to February 22, 2019, noted Finish… Read more »
Data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey shows that students who participate in afterschool programming are less likely to be sexually active than those who do not; and among those who are sexually activity, those who participate in afterschool programming are more likely to use contraceptives than those who do not.
Afterschool participation among Vermont’s high school students is linked with fewer instances of heroin use, non-medical uses of prescription painkillers, and attending school under the influence, according to data from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
By Sam Graulty, Youth Voice Coordinator It was recently public radio fundraising time here in Vermont. I’m a big Vermont Public Radio fan and have been known to stay tuned… Read more »