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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Mosholu Montefiore Community Center | Evaluated Learning Experience

Key Strategies in Working With Youth EDU 107

Course Category: 

214 hours in 8 weeks, including supervised field work. 

Mosholu Day Camp- 261 Arden Valley Road Southfields, NY 10475

June 2022 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Hybrid course/exam
Supervised Practice
Workshop Intensive
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: apply appropriate leadership, mentoring, supervision, community building strategies; describe how inclusion and empathy are key values in working with youth; analyze various perspectives in youth behaviors and apply effective communication and behavior strategies and modifications; evaluate new skills and knowledge and apply it to everyday work; analyze the coursework and compare and contrast various developmental theories as related to observations in field experiences; observe and record children's behavior and responses to supervision; relate to knowledge acquired in classes and workshops and collaborate with supervisors and co-workers to modify and improve group dynamics and reflecting upon positive and negative interactions; engage in group collaboration and small group discussion during workshop sessions; and create a training program for future counselors who can utilize and assist them with their work.


Major topics taught in this course include:  Leadership, Child Development, Effective Communication, Empathy, Respect, Conflict Resolution, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower level baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Recreation, Sociology, Psychology, Interdisciplinary Studies, Child Development, or Education (5/22).