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May 11, 2017
This report was published by the National Black Child Development Institute. HERE IS HOW THE PUBLISHER DESCRIBES THIS REPORT: NBCDI's State of the Black Child initiative is focused on creating resources that challenge the prevailing discourse about Black children-one which overemphasizes limitations and deficits and does not draw upon the considerable strengths, assets and resilience demonstrated by our children, families, and communities. The report is designed to address the needs of policymakers, advocates, principals, teachers, parents and others, by weaving together three elements:...
November 25, 2015
This video was produced by YouthREX. HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:Asset-driven approaches to youth program and community development align with a positive youth development framework. Rather than taking a needs or deficit driven approach to solution framing and planning, taking a positive and strengths based approach offers programs and community developers a new range of perspectives for building community and individual capacity. This interactive webinar opened with a brief introduction of asset-driven program and community development followed by an exploration of practical...