ERIC Number: EJ1137204
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Feb
Abstractor: As Provided
A Theoretically Based, Easy-to-Use Tool for Promoting Goal-Setting Behaviors in Youths
James, Anthony G.
Journal of Extension, v55 n1 Article 1TOT10 Feb 2017
Extension youth development professionals benefit from having theoretically based, easy-to-use tools for promoting goal-setting behaviors in youths. The Youth Goal-Setting Map provides practitioners with a mechanism for helping youth develop attributes that place them on a pathway to thriving. This article provides the Youth Goal-Setting Map tool, describes how to implement the tool, and suggests applications of the tool within Extension contexts.
Descriptors: Youth Programs, Youth Opportunities, Goal Orientation, Achievement Need, Adolescent Development, Extension Education, Behavior Development, Instructional Materials, Concept Mapping, Program Implementation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
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