Michigan 4-H Youth Development is committed to providing children aged 5 to 19 with opportunities through 4-H that will:
- Give them skills they can use for a lifetime.
- Help them learn in ways that are appropriate for their developmental stage.
- Help them learn to make friends and work as a team.
- Allow them to experience the value of diversity.
- Offer an emotionally and physically safe learning environment for their educational development.
- Help them grow as citizens through leadership development and service to their communities.
May 15, 2013 | Katie VanderKolk | People who serve as 4-H judges are content experts, but also teachers to youth.
May 15, 2013 | Frank Cox | MSU Extension suggests that as part of the career planning process; students can begin building their work history in high school.
May 6, 2013 | Darren Bagley | Teach young children about nature & science by following water as it moves through the water cycle. You can learn how your actions help or hurt our environment.
April 21, 2013 | Michelle Neff | Youth develop character as they grow in life. As a human being, we all have choices to make which affect ourselves and others around us. Character is defined as ethics in action. Knowing the good and doing the good.
April 18, 2013 | Frank Cox | With various ways to plan for careers, students can start with a résumé.
April 17, 2013 | Edward Scott | The answer is, “yes.”
April 14, 2013 | Beverly Przystas | Tips and suggestions for when it is time for the interview.
April 14, 2013 | Rachel Meyers | Children and reading skills.
April 10, 2013 | Edward Scott | “Good enough” rarely is.
April 7, 2013 | Beverly Przystas | When showing livestock, a great opportunity is provided for youth to learn character development and life skills in a caring way.
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Date: May 21, 2013
Location: Great Start To Quality Western Resource Center, Ludington Location, W. Ludington Ave. Suite 203, Ludington, MI 49431
Date: May 30, 2013
Location: MSU Credit Union, Farm Lane Branch. Corner of Farm Lane and Mt. Hope. 4825 E. Mt. Hope Road, East Lansing
Date: Jun 3, 2013
Location: Isabella County Building, 3rd Floor Conference Room 302, 200 N. Main St., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858