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The Washington State Quality Standards have 9 overarching domains. Together, they represent the key areas of quality for afterschool and youth development programs.

The domain Relationships defines quality programs as developing, nurturing, and maintaining positive relationships and interactions among staff and participants.

Learn more about the Quality Standards.

Online School-Age STARS Courses (One-Year Access)

Join School's Out Washington's Online Learning Platform to get access to 36 award-winning online trainings developed by Cypherworx, an organization providing state-approved professional development training to out-of-school time providers. The trainings tie to the National Core Competencies developed by National Afterschool Association, and the Washington State Core Competencies and Quality...

STARS Credits: Up to 36 Ongoing Credits!
Content Area : All Content Areas

Corazonar y sentipensar en nuestros programas (Jun 9)

Acompáñanos a explorar los conceptos de sentipensar y corazonar. Exploremos el poder que nos dan las emociones y las intersecciones entre lo que sentimos y lo que pensamos. Muchas veces interpretamos comportamientos que aparentan ser...

Miércoles, el 9 de junio, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Maria Johnson; Clara Rosebrock
STARS Credits: 2
Content Area V: Safety and Wellness; VI: Interactions with Children and Youth

Trauma Informed Youth Work (May 15)

Trauma Informed Youth Work: From Healing Relationships to Just Communities This interactive workshop will explore the widespread impacts of trauma in young people’s lives and communities and support youth workers to build skills at the...

Saturday, May 15, 2021
Part 1: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and Part 2: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Briana Herman-Brand
STARS Credits: N/A
Content Area VI: Interactions with Children and Youth; IX: Cultural Competency and Responsiveness




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