Online Youth Work Webinars

As well as our Digital Youth Work training sessions we are putting on a series of webinars with youth work practitioners sharing their use of different platforms and/or addressing some relevant issues.

Each webinar is 30-45 minutes long and includes a presentation and group discussions. Presentations will be recorded and subsequently published on our YouTube playlist - see below for the latest recordings.

You need to register on Zoom for each webinar you want to attend, on registration you will be sent the link. Places are limited to 99 per webinar (we need a place for our guest expert too). 

 

Upcoming webinars:

Digital Youth Work Meetup - 11am to 12pm on 22 June 2021.

Watch recordings of previous webinars:

#DigitalYouthWork and online gaming
Featuring guest speaker Tony Dellaquaglia (YMCA Tayside).

How to make TikTok a part of your youth work offer
Featuring guest presenter Andrew Shields from Escape Youth Services.

How to use Zoom in youth work practice
Featuring guest presenter Kobi Cooke from Youth Scotland.

How to use Houseparty and WhatsApp in a youth work context
Featuring guest presenter Eve Tunstall from Citadel Youth Project.

How to combat COVID-19 disinformation
Featuring guest presenter Dr Alicja Pawluczuk to explore data literacy and critical thinking.

How to support young people to perform Instagram takeovers
Scottish #IWill coordinator Jenni Snell provides guidance on how to empower young people through an Instagram takeover.

Bake Me Some Digital Youth Work
Ally Hunter from YouthLink Scotland and Be More Human shares the ingredients for creating successful human connection and relationships in a digital space.

How to use Discord in youth work practice
The session includes security, moderating servers, how to get the most out of the service and some tips and tricks that make it a worthwhile platform to use in your work with young people.

We Are All Digital Now - Exploring the Digitally Active National Principles
Jackie Howie from Learning Link Scotland delivers a short presentation on how the Digitally Active National Principles can help you develop your digital practice.

Take active listening online in your youth work
CHAS Scotland's Jill Harris presents on activities and exercises to help you work with children and young people, in one-to-one settings and in groups.

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