Shared Resources from the Peer Educator Training Work Group – August 2020

We wrapped up the Peer Educator Training work group in August with two special meetings.

Peer Educator Training Work Group meeting – 8/12/20 (recording)

In this SHOW US WHAT YA GOT meeting we all had an opportunity to share activities that we use in peer educator training. That part of the meeting starts at about 9:20 on the recording.

Peer Educator Training Work Group meeting – 8/26/20 (recording)

In our final meeting, we heard from peer educators themselves about their experiences, then took time to reflect. The peer educator section begins about 10:40.

Thank you to all who shared ideas and resources with this work group!

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group – July 2020

Luis Gamero: Impact of Positive Male Educators on Developing Young Men

Wildlife Conservation Society

Luis offered his thoughts and reviewed research on how we can better engage youth who identify as male. Thank you, Luis!

Healthy Relationships Work Group meeting – 7/8/20 (recording)
(Presentation starts at 9:16.)

Nioka Shirley and Raven Perkinson: Relationships Presentation

Moshulu Montefiore Community Center

Nioka and Raven asked for feedback on their new presentation for teens on healthy relationships, situationships, and entanglements! Thanks, Nioka and Raven!

Healthy Relationships Work Group Meeting – 7/22/20 (recording)
(Presentation starts at 5:45)

Shared Resources from the Peer Educator Training Work Group – July 2020

Michele Luc and Teresa Casullo: Reflection and Resources

PET Work Group meeting – 7/1/20 (recording)

Zoee Davidson & Katiana Partis: Teen Peer Ed & Social Media

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York

PET Work Group meeting – 7/15/20 (recording)

Zoee and Katiana presented on how they use social media as a foundation for engaging their peer educators as well as how their peer educators use social media as a tool to educate other youth. The intended audience is educators who work with (or plan to work with) peer educators.  The presentation, which was developed on Canva, can be shared/presented on any platform where PowerPoint can be shared (e.g. Zoom) and can be viewed on any web browser by clicking on the link.

Teen Peer Ed & Social Media presentation

Thank you Zoee and Kati!

Tavia Jackson: Teen Choice Peer Leadership Program

Inwood House at Children’s Village

PET Work Group meeting – 7/29/20 (recording)
(Tavia’s presentation begins at 5:58)

In this meeting, we learned about the peer education program run by Inwood House at Children’s Village. Tavia also included tips on launching a peer ed program.

Thank you, Tavia!

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group – 6/24/20

Anne Van der Veer: Personal Boundaries and Dating Abuse Workshops

Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Northwell Health

Intended audience? Middle school, flexible up through high school
Intended facilitator? Health Educator 
How to use: To be presented via live video platform (Zoom, Google Meet, etc.), with supplementary pre- and post-workshop materials provided via email or through Google Classroom

Healthy Relationships Work Group meeting – 6/24/20 (recording)
Anne’s presentation begins at 5:30.

Resources: Personal Boundaries Workshop

Resources: Dating Abuse Workshop

Thank you, Anne, for sharing these terrific resources!

Shared Resources from the Peer Educator Training Work Group – June 2020

Teresa Casullo: Teens Helping Teens

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York

In our first work group meeting, co-facilitator Teresa Casullo shared information about PPGNY’s Teens Helping Teens group in Schenectady, including their community work, retreats, and other activities, as well as an example of a virtual meeting.

Peer Educator Training Work Group meeting – 6/3/20 (recording)
Teresa’s presentation begins at 29:53.

Kailin Kucewicz: Peer Educators Empowering People

Native American Community Services

In our June 17th meeting, Kailin Kucewicz shared detailed information about her peer education group, Peer Educators Empowering People. Her presentation included a description of the group, the PSA development process, PEEPs virtual activities and events, and nuts and bolts about how the group is run.

Peer Educator Training Work Group meeting – 6/17/20 (recording)
Kailin’s presentation begins at 15:45.

Here are the links for some of the things Kailin talked about in the presentation:

PEEPs Hours Log

PEEPs 2020 Calendar

NACS Facebook Page

NACS Instagram

Thank you, Kailin and Teresa, for these inspirational examples and practical resources!

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group – 6/10/20

Healthy Relationships Work Group Meeting – 6/10/20 (recording)
Thanks to Hannah Stuart Lathan and Danell Wilson for sharing these resources and ideas!

Hannah Stuart Lathan: More Than Just Sex Virtual Mini Lessons

Community Healthcare Network Teens PACT

Intended audience? HS or MS youth
Intended facilitator? Classroom teacher, facilitator, or teen peer educator
How to use: In a classroom setting or via Zoom meeting

Danell Wilson: Using Kahoot! to Discuss Healthy Relationships

Community Healthcare Network Teens PACT

Intended audience? HS youth
Intended facilitator? Health educator, facilitator, or classroom teacher

How to use: Plug in questions through Kahoot. It is always good to connect your game with whatever lesson that you may have done beforehand. You can use this gameplay through the classrooms or virtually through Zoom or Instagram live. If you are in the classroom, make sure you have a form of Wi-Fi and a laptop to present the game. Make sure the students also have internet access via phone, tablet, or laptop to be able to participate.

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group – 5/27/20

Healthy Relationships Work Group meeting – 5/27/20 (recording)

Elizabeth Smith & Ash Martin: Communication and Boundaries

SUNY Downstate

Intended audience: Intended for HS-age youth, but can be adapted to work with middle school youth

Intended facilitator: Facilitators and/or teachers 

How to use: Can be used on any platform where the screen can be shared

Shared Resources from Healthy Relationships Work Group – 5/20/20

Healthy Relationships Work Group Meeting – 5/20/20 (recording)

Michele Luc: Games and Activities

CUCE-NYC, ACT for Youth

Intended audience? HS or MS youth
Intended facilitator? Educator/facilitator
How to use: Interactive via Zoom meeting

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group – 4/29/20

Healthy Relationships Work Group Meeting – 4/29/20 (recording)

Our thanks go to Rebecca and Sona for sharing these resources!

Rebecca Dirschberger: Unhealthy Relationships

Native American Community Services

Intended audience? HS or MS youth
Intended facilitator? Classroom teacher or facilitator
How to use: In a classroom setting or via Zoom meeting

Sona Jani: Consent 101

Staten Island University Hospital

Intended audience? HS youth
Intended facilitator? Classroom teacher or health educator/facilitator
How to use: Give to a teacher to disseminate to students, no live interaction, students complete handout on own

Consent 101

Consent 101 Quiz

Necklace Quiz

Party Quiz 

Text Quiz 

Shared Resources from the Healthy Relationships Work Group: 4/22/20

Healthy Relationships Work Group Meeting – 4/22/20 (recording)

Venus Lliguicota: Healthy Relationships & Mental Health

HRHCare

Intended audience? HS youth
Intended facilitator? Classroom teacher or facilitator
How to use: In a classroom setting or via Zoom meeting

Kailin Kucewics: Safer Sext

Native American Community Services

Intended audience? HS youth
Intended facilitator? Classroom teacher or facilitator
How to use: In a classroom setting or via Zoom meeting