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Extracurricular Activity Participation And Educational Outcomes Among Older Youth Transitioning From Foster Care
Author: White, Tony.,Scott, Lionel D.,Munson, Michelle R.
Information: This study examined factors associated with extracurricular participation and whether participation in extracurricular activities is associated with completing high school and attending college among a sample of older youth transitioning from foster care (n = 312). Results indicated that better self-reported grades and greater educational aspirations were associated with extracurricular participation
Lessons Our BSW Students Taught Us About Teaching Social Work in a Reservation Community
Author: Nedegaard, Randall C.,Barkdull, Carenlee.,Weber, Bret A.,Jayasundara, Dheeshana S.
Information: Faculty based in a small university in the upper Midwest delivered a BSW program to students in a tribal community over a 3-year period and share pedagogical lessons learned from their students and the literature.
Rural Child Welfare Practice: Stories from the Field
Author: Riebschleger, Joanne., Pierce, Barbara J.
Information: Intended for students and professionals, this book is a collage of contemporary case vignettes drawn from the experiences of child welfare workers in rural environments in the United States, Australia, and Canada.
Using the Secondary Traumatic Stress Core Competencies in Trauma-Informed Supervision
Author: National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Information: Discusses the importance of quality supervision that organizations can provide to staff members at risk for secondary traumatic stress (STS).