Professional Development/Team Building
Advocates Against Family Violence works to eliminate domestic violence in families and homes by empowering individuals to make positive life choices through advocacy, support, education, affordable housing, awareness and community involvement.
Services available: list of local resources, domestic violence hotline, local Adult education classes, local Teen education classes, a Teen Outreach Program presented at local area schools and community agencies serving teens throughout the entire state of Idaho, local daycare services.
K-12 Outreach Activities
The Department of Geosciences is eager to work with local teachers and classes to enhance Earth Science education in the K-12 community. , if you are looking for someone from the department to give a special presentation to your class, assist with developing classroom activities, serve as a science fair judge or advisor, speak at a career day, assist with Science Olympiads, etc.
A variety of materials have been produced within the geoscience department by faculty, staff, students and volunteers. These include field trip guides, lab activities, career resource materials, local geoscience content and related instruction materials. We expect the number and variety of items available for download on this site to increase each year. Please contact us with further specific classroom material requests and/or suggestions to improve our materials available.
Idaho local Job Corps location
Want to major in fun this year, without the homework, tests or grading? Do you want to explore photography or how to travel the world on a budget? Perhaps you would like to get out in nature for a hike or try ice fishing? Keep scrolling to learn more.
Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters teaches participants to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices and cook delicious, affordable meals. Topics/activities covered include:
Interactive Grocery Store Tours
Hands-On Cooking Courses
Cooking Matters Programming Online for Professionals
Satellite Programs available
Administered in Idaho by The Idaho Foodbank and Jannus
**See Idaho Foodbank page in the Partnership Directory for more IFB programs**
TOOLBOX is a Kindergarten through 6th grade program (being used in pre K-8) that supports children in understanding and managing their own emotional, social, and academic success. The foundation of TOOLBOX is 12 human capacities that reside within all of us. Through its simple and profound metaphor of Tools, TOOLBOX brings forward a set of skills and practices that help students access their own inner resilience at any time, in any context.
Dovetail Learning, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to giving children, teachers, parents, and their communities a common language and necessary skills to form a cohesive, collaborative, non-violent, and caring community, which leads to hope for a meaningful, positive, and lasting future.
We maintain a professional statewide broadcast delivery system to reach all Idaho communities, delivering excellent programming, local productions, online resources and educational materials.
We offer engaging, quality educational content and access to resources for parents, teachers and people of all ages, encouraging exploration and discovery.
We foster participation and collaboration in educational, informational and civic activities.
We provide free programming and resources to every Idaho community, valuing the needs of our diverse audiences.
We implement proven technology to increase access for all and are proactive about embracing innovative ideas and concepts.
We are attentive to the needs and concerns of the communities we serve, valuing diversity of people and perspectives.
We are a community-supported public media organization and utilize our resources effectively and efficiently to reach the highest standards of programming and services.
Increase statewide participation in Idaho STEM by providing coordinated information and educational pipeline opportunities.
Increase access to STEM learning opportunities within Idaho for all students, including women and those from underrepresented groups such as Native-American, Hispanic-American, Asian/Pacific Islander, and African-American populations.
Provide a statewide clearinghouse of STEM pipeline programs available to K-12 students and teachers, undergraduate, and graduate students in the State of Idaho.
Provide a statewide clearinghouse of STEM pipeline programs available to Idaho community members
The Idaho Youth Treatment Program (IYTP) is an evidence-based substance use disorder (SUD) or SUD/co-occurring disorders treatment project based upon the Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA) for treatment.
The Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA) to alcohol and substance use disorder treatment is a behavioral intervention that seeks to replace environmental contingencies that have supported alcohol or drug use with pro-social activities and behaviors that support recovery. This outpatient program targets youth 12 to 25 years old with cannabis, alcohol, and/or other substance use disorders. A-CRA includes guidelines for three types of session
The IYTP is offering schools and school districts in Idaho a unique opportunity to have select staff to be trained in the A-CRA Model. Schools can avail themselves of the training and certification in A-CRA through a partnership with IYTP that provides schools with a staggered cost reimbursement to allow for the costs associated with staff entering into the project.
Lifeways is the largest behavioral health care provider in the region with over 300 employees. Lifeways is licensed to serve in Idaho and is certified to provide mental health and addiction services by the State of Oregon.
Hosts “Mental Health First Aid,” an 8-hour training course for afterschool providers to recognize developing mental health problems or experiencing a mental health crisis. (See listing for Mental Health First Aid.)