The YouthPower Learning Cross-Sectoral Skills for Youth Community of Practice (CoP) hosted a meeting on Wednesday, February 22. This meeting served as an opportunity for CoP members to connect in person and discuss updates on recent and upcoming activities.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm EST
Results for Development Institute (R4D)
1111 19th Street NW, 7th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20036
The meeting featured research conducted by Education Development Center, Inc.(EDC) with a grant from YouthPower Learning. This research focuses on understanding mismatches in youth’s and key stakeholders’ perceptions of which soft skills are important for education and employment outcomes. CoP members had an opportunity to provide input on this research through a collaborative workshop session focused on supporting EDC as they begin the next phase of their research.
Presentation: EDC - Identifying Cross-Cutting Non-Cognitive Skills for PYD.pdf (796.15 KB)
Learn more about the YouthPower Learning Cross-Sectoral Skills for Youth Community of Practice here and become a member here.