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Rochester Roots: Empower citizens and communities, starting with youth, to create agency for their own sustainable wellbeing.

 

 

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Youth Wellbeing

ROOTS program improves youth wellbeing by developing, integrating and building habits for four categories of education: Experiential Learning, Academic Achievement, Social Relationship Building, and Decision-Making for Wellbeing.

These break down further into eight subcategories.

  DECISIONS FOR WELLBEING Improve youth’s ability to conceptually understand the process of decision making and practically implement that understanding. This includes: Metacognition, Mental Models, Systems Thinking, Analysis & Sustainability, Uncertainty & Risk, Value Systems, Personal Responsibility, Nutrition & Health.

 

DECISIONS FOR WELLBEING

Improve youth’s ability to conceptually understand the process of decision making and practically implement that understanding.

This includes:

Metacognition, Mental Models, Systems Thinking, Analysis & Sustainability, Uncertainty & Risk, Value Systems, Personal Responsibility, Nutrition & Health.

  SOCIAL RELATIONSHIP BUILDING Heighten skills related to social situations, and help build stronger relationships. This includes: Social Skills, Bonding, Collaborating, Family & Intergenerational, Peers & Mixed Groups, School & Neighborhood, Teachers & Mentors, and Multicultural Traditions. 

 

SOCIAL RELATIONSHIP BUILDING

Heighten skills related to social situations, and help build stronger relationships.

This includes:

Social Skills, Bonding, Collaborating, Family & Intergenerational, Peers & Mixed Groups, School & Neighborhood, Teachers & Mentors, and Multicultural Traditions. 

  EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING Reinforce academic concepts and ideas through hands-on activities that have a positive and real effect. This includes: Life Experience, Enrichment, Patterns of Perception, Embodied Concepts, Civic Engagement, Urban Agriculture, Physical Activity, and Business & Entrepreneurism. 

 

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

Reinforce academic concepts and ideas through hands-on activities that have a positive and real effect.

This includes:

Life Experience, Enrichment, Patterns of Perception, Embodied Concepts, Civic Engagement, Urban Agriculture, Physical Activity, and Business & Entrepreneurism. 

  ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT Develop a deeper understanding of academic concepts across the board in an engaging atmosphere. This includes: Engagement, Pattern Recognition, 12 Month Learning, Science & Technology, Mathematics, English Language Arts, Social Studies, and Art & Aesthetics.

 

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT

Develop a deeper understanding of academic concepts across the board in an engaging atmosphere.

This includes:

Engagement, Pattern Recognition, 12 Month Learning, Science & Technology, Mathematics, English Language Arts, Social Studies, and Art & Aesthetics.