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Creating SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures)

  • Oct 24, 2018
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What are Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)? Standard Operating Procedures, or SOPs, are a set of instructions that have been clearly defined at a business, organization or institution that have to be followed to achieve optimal quality and efficiency at the work place. These guidelines are crucial in ensuring that the staff are performing as per […]

Conducting a Performance Analysis to Understand Your Staff.

  • Oct 17, 2018
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Analyze and Understand Your Staff! As the director, you need to ensure that you carry out routine performance evaluations to check the performance levels of your staff. This way, not only will your staff know that you are serious about their work but are also serious in ensuring that everyone is up to the mark […]

Understanding Your Workforce

  • Oct 09, 2018
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Understand the Needs of Your Staff! The most important assets of any institution are your employees. They are the ones who work day in day out to make sure that everything is working optimally. It is for this reason that it is important to analyze their feelings and requirements, to understand their needs and strengths […]

Building Your Team for an After-School Program – Knowing Your Why!

  • Oct 02, 2018
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“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins A majority of people live life as it happens. We wake up in the morning, get ready for work, go about our routine job, face our boss, and come back home, make money, manage problems of personal life, go […]

Parenting in the 21st Century: Part I

  • Aug 22, 2018
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Parenting in the 21st Century is not easy but its doable. In this article from Dignity of Children we look at three unique young people who solved problems in their community through the use of 21st Century skills.

Parenting in the 21st Century: Part II

  • Aug 03, 2018
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Parenting in the 21st Century is not easy but its doable. In this article from Dignity of Children we look at three unique young people who solved problems in their community through the use of 21st Century skills.

Parenting in the 21st Century Part III

  • Aug 03, 2018
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In our final installment we will be looking at the story of Abdul, a 16 year old who took what could have been a negative situation and turned it into an opportunity to support his community.

The Credential Experience as Opportunity

  • Aug 03, 2018
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I spend my days training after-school program directors and line staff. One of the trainings I am most excited to lead is Dignity of Children’s New York State School-Age Care (SAC) Credential Preparatory Course.