This section includes voices from the OST field that describes practices with children and youth. It includes guest blogs and v-logs (video logs), photo-essays and narratives by practitioners reflecting about lessons and learning in the area of career and technology training in out-of-school time programs.
We accept submissions from practitioners in the OST field. For more information about submitting your work, contact our senior editor Leslie Lapides.
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WebSLAM is an afterschool program that engages youth in building websites for non-profit oorganizations.
Urban Boatbuilders is a Saint Paul-based youth development nonprofit, seeking to empower youth to build the skills they need to succeed in school, work, and life through the building and use of wooden boats. The Partnership Program brings hands-on education to the classroom in the form of boatbuilding instruction. Through this program, the organization trains and employs low income youth who face barriers to employment.