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Guiding Children's Behaviors in Afterschool/School-Age Programs Training


Learn guidance and behavior management from a positive, assets-based perspective. Understand how to work with youth so that they are engaged in trying new things, learning to be aware of their feelings, taking responsibility for their actions, and interacting with peers in positive ways.

Course held in partnership with the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Explore how your background, experiences and understanding of youth behaviors influence your interactions, guidance and discipline of children and youth
  • Understand the goal of adult guidance as teaching self-discipline and self-control skills
  • Explore the meanings of child-centered interactions
  • Reinforce the relationship between development, learning styles and behavior

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This is a course designed by WI DCF - School-Age YoungStar.
Requires DCF course specific approved trainer.
Requires a Registry approved trainer.

For questions, please contact Quinn Wilder at or 414-227-3172.

Dates and locations to be announced.
Fee: $45
CEUs: 1.5
Email us with your interest, contact:
Quinn Wilder,, 414-227-3172


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