Is It Ethical to Discuss? (Federal Way)
Have you noticed today’s youth feel free to discuss most anything with anyone? How do you respond to their questions without imposing your personal values and beliefs?
About this training: The goal of this training for mentors and others who work with youth is:
1. to increase their knowledge about values-laden or controversial topics,
2. to learn a protocol for discussing these topics with youth, and,
3. to practice the protocol for discussing topics of concern.
Who Benefited More?
Joshy, a 9 year old Tribal boy, was matched with an eccentric retired special education teacher, Tim. Both of them were looking for a meaningful connection. Joshy had missed many days of school prior to being matched with Tim, a retired teacher. Although very bright, Joshy was falling behind in his academic work.