Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

UC Cooperative Extension | Agricultural Experiment Station

Youth leaders find their photo-voice

This photo, taken by participant Alexa J., shows a hole in the playground. 'It's not safe to go on the playground because you could get hurt. This is about making the playground safer,' she wrote in the photo caption.

An important aspect of positive youth development is engaging youth in meaningful activities, building youth capacity, and helping youth develop leadership skills. As older students on their elementary school campuses, fifth- and sixth-grade student leaders can have a...

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Youth Engagement Increases Nutrition Knowledge in Elementary School Students!
Childhood obesity continues to be a problem across the United States. In 2015 the Centers for Disease Control reported that obesity affects one in six children and adolescents in the United States. Multi-faceted interventions have been suggested as one method for addressing the challenge of childhood obesity.

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