Justin S. Morrill Hall of Agriculture
446 W. Circle Drive, Room 160
East Lansing, MI 48824
Children and Youth Institute
Kendra is a Senior Extension Educator with Michigan State University Extension and has provided leadership on a variety of programs that center around families, children and youth. She currently works in the Preparing Michigan’s Children and Youth Institute and focuses on child and family development. She works with a variety of audiences including military families. Her educational programming focuses on building resiliency and life skills within children and youth and Extension education with parents and caregivers of young children. Kendra also serves as the 4-H Military Liaison working with military families and partners across the state to provide programming and support for military families.
May 25, 2017 | What is the history and meaning of Memorial Day?
April 3, 2017 | Rain may make you wet, but it shouldn’t prevent you from playing outside with children. There are lots of great activities you can do in the rain with the proper clothing.
March 31, 2017 | MSU Extension has resources to support your family readiness, key spouse or work-life group activities.
March 30, 2017 | On April 15, 2017, join Michigan 4-H Military Partnerships in wearing purple to show your support for our military families.
March 17, 2017 | MSU Extension offers video-based parenting resources to help parents learn more about how to support their child’s development.
March 17, 2017 | A new initiative called WKAR Family provides resources for parents and caregivers to help support their child’s development.
March 17, 2017 | An app from the Bezo’s Family Foundation makes it easy for parents to engage in daily brain-building activities with their children.
December 16, 2016 | Learn tips to help your child say goodbye without forcing them to hug or kiss relatives.
December 16, 2016 | Research shows there are benefits to the parent and child when parents are involved in their child’s early childhood education.
November 7, 2016 | Learning about other holidays helps children expand their cultural world.