2013

December 13, 2013
Do You Have to Tell My Mom? Minors, Health Care and the Law

This session aimed to educate ELECT staff about the complicated laws regarding minors and their ability to consent to medical care, reporting child abuse and sexting laws in Pennsylvania. The presenter also provided examples of best practices from the field.

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September 17, 2013
2013-14 ELECT Program Policies and Procedures and Upcoming Site Visits
This webinar discussed the 2013-14 ELECT program policies and procedures as well as the upcoming site visits.

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May 10, 2013
Baby Care: Soothing a Crying Baby and Choosing a Safe Caregiver
The presentation was designed to educate ELECT staff on teaching participants how to effectively sooth babies and how to choose safe care-givers.

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March 8, 2013
The Crossover between ELECT and Pennsylvania's Education for Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness (ECYEH)
This online session aims to increase awareness among ELECT staff on the McKinney-Vento legislation, educating those working with pregnant and parenting teens on homeless resources available statewide. Resources will be provided to ELECT staff regarding homeless liaisons to increase outreach and foster increased cross-agency communication facilitating greater potential for collaborative work. Suggestions will be offered to ELECT staff to help decrease the feeling of isolation among teen parents and foster a stronger community and increased communication.

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February 8, 2013
Recruitment, Attendance and Retention for Older Youth
This webinar explored innovative ways to recruit students, the importance of attending workshop sessions and retaining students throughout the duration of the programming year to improve attendance goals.

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January 11, 2013
Strengthening Families: An Overview of the Five Protective Factors
This webinar will discuss the basic idea behind the Strengthening Families model and review the five protective factors: parental resilience, social connections, concrete support in times of need, knowledge of parenting and child development, and social and emotional competence of children.

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