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Correlating project learning tree to 4-H life skills: connections and implications

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Bayer, Rachel (main author), Fischer, Kathy (author)
Format:
Online journal article
Publication Date:
2019-10
URL:
https://joe.org/joe/2019october/tt6.php
Published:
Extension Journal, Inc.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
communication training, curriculum, extension education, young farmer organizations, youth, skills, environment education, 4-H
Notes:
8 pages., Article # 5TOT6, via online journal., To determine how Extension educators can use environmental education materials to develop life skills in youths, we correlated a national environmental education curriculum developed by Project Learning Tree (PLT) to the 4-H Life Skills Wheel. Youth development professionals can use the resulting correlations to determine which life skills the various PLT activities help develop. The correlation results also provide insights regarding how PLT activities help develop head, heart, and hands skills.