Good, high-quality youth development programs require effective youth organizations. While youth organizations are commonly understood as valuable and supportive of healthy youth development, attention and focus on youth organizations in both scholarship and practice are missing within the youth development field. The authors advocate for a more distinct and clearer focus on youth organizations to foster positive youth development.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||New directions for youth development|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2013|