2010

October 6, 2010
2010 Education Leading to Employment and Career Training (ELECT) Guidelines
This webinar described the revisions and updates that have been made to the Education Leading to Employment and Career Training (ELECT) Guidelines.

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March 15, 2010
Guidelines for Managing ELECT Student Participant Records
This webinar discussed an ELECT program's responsibilities relating to keeping records, filing cases and case review at monitoring visits. It also provided actual case notations and file management; an overview of the case notation format that the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare is requiring for all ELECT student files; and a checklist for all mandatory student file components was reviewed.

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September 24, 2009
2009 Education Leading to Employment and Career Training (ELECT) Guidelines
This webinar described the revisions and updates that have been made to the Education Leading to Employment and Career Training (ELECT) Guidelines.

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Q&A
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April 6, 2009
2009-10 ELECT RFA Question and Answer Online Session
The webinar covered the RFA timeline and a discussion with Jennifer Rockey and Michael Kasputis about any changes that have been made to the ELECT RFA since 2008-2009.

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December 18, 2008
Teen Mothers: Their Challenges, Support Systems and Successes
Teenage mothers are at a greater risk to drop out of school than their non-parenting classmates. The many and varied reasons for leaving school early are well documented. Teen Mothers: Their Challenges, Support Systems and Successes examined why some at-risk teen parents remained in school through graduation. This study utilized three primary and accepted reasons why students drop out: school, personal and economic.

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April 30, 2007
Making Your Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs Science-Based
The webinar provided the characteristics of effective prevention programming and how to incorporate these features into your program.

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February 27, 2007
The Methods Behind the Madness: Successful Strategies for Behavior Change
This webinar provided practical interventions to enable students to maintain healthy behaviors and change unhealthy ones.

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January 11, 2007
Promoting Cultural Competencies in Youth-Centered Programs
Participants explored the role of culture in their own attitudes toward and responses to working with youth. They discussed how differences in cultural norms impact the development and delivery of effective youth programs. The presenter provided recommendations on how to develop strategies for implementing more culturally competent youth programs

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Cultural Competence Bibliography - By James Jerry Clark M.A.
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December 12, 2006
PPT/ELECT 101
This session provided a historical overview of the PPT and ELECT Initiatives, their requirements and best practices for staff involved in these programs.

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October 31, 2006
The PPT/ELECT Statewide Advisory Board: Successes of the Past, Hopes for the Future
The focus of the session was to inform PPT/ELECT programs on the work that has been accomplished by the PPT/ELECT Advisory Board since its inception in 2004. This work includes the creation of two publications designed to help both current and new pregnant and parenting teen programs. Participants were also asked to provide input through online polling opportunities to assist the Advisory Board in determining future goals and work plans.

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