The OSTRC Academy is a special workshop series that covers a range of professional themes and is available to all OST staff. Participants are actively engaged in a variety of learning activities designed to enhance their professional development competencies and abilities.
OSTRC Academy workshops address OST professional development content, such as "Promising Practices in Professional Development" and "Professional Standards and Advancement for Youth Workers." Also included is a selection of workshops that utilize the OSTRC's areas of expertise, such as "Surveys 101," "Making the Most of Networking," and "Introduction to OST Resources."
Introduction to OST Resources
Friday, September 6, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
Introduction to OST Handout
Promising Practices in Professional Development
Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
Defining Our Terms (N. Peter, 2009)
Payoff from Pausing (M. Rowe, 1995)
Making the Most of Networking
Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
OSTRC Professional Networking Tips
Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
OST Professional Development Showcase
Wednesday, December 4, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
J. Marcellus - SMART PowerPoint #1
J. Marcellus - SMART PowerPoint #2
Professional Standards and Advancement for Youth Workers (CANCELLED!)
Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 10 AM - 12 PM
For more information about the OSTRC Academy, contact OSTRC Project Coordinator John Price III.
Funded by the Southeast Regional Key (SERK) at Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC).