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Resources,  April 22, 2008

More Time for Teens—Frequency, Intensity and Duration—In Boys & Girls Clubs

"Mounting evidence suggests that sustained participation in structured out-of-school-time activities is key to healthy development and positive outcomes for youth. Thus, strategies for promoting and maintaining youth engagement, particularly as youth gain independence during the middle and high school years, are of increasing interest to program operators and funders. P/PV explores what it takes to involve teens in positive out-of-school-time activities in a new report, More Time for Teens, written midway through a three-year longitudinal evaluation of the role Boys & Girls Clubs play in the lives of the youth they serve.... More Time for Teens distills key lessons for programs interested in boosting teen participation."

URL: http://www.ppv.org/ppv/youth/youth_publications.asp?section_id=8#pub231
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Posted by wrivenburgh on April 22, 2008 | Resources
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