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Monday, October 28 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Supporting Healthy Identity Development Through Culturally Responsive Practices

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A healthy sense of identity helps young people with academic achievement, social an emotional development, ability to build friendships across differences, and prevents them from engaging in risky behaviors. Supports and culturally responsive practices to affirm young people’s sense of self are especially critical for youth of color, immigrants, refugees, and other marginalized populations. In this participatory workshop, participants will learn about research that emphasizes the importance of supporting the cultural identity development of youth. Participants will also gain concrete culturally responsive strategies to implement in their programs.

Speakers
avatar for Jimena Quiroga Hopkins

Jimena Quiroga Hopkins

Chief Program Officer at Development Without Limits, Development Without Limits
Jimena Quiroga Hopkins is the Chief Program Officer at Development Without Limits, a national education consulting organization. She supports clients by designing curriculum, trainings, delivering technical assistance, and a variety of other services to youth serving organizations... Read More →
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Jennifer Brady

CEO, Development Without Limits
With over 20 years of experience in the field, Jennifer is passionate about bolstering the field of afterschool with strong, youth-development focused leaders. She supports clients with leadership vision, strategic direction and creative solutions.  She enjoys building networks and... Read More →


Monday October 28, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm PDT
Lake Washington Ballroom 2