Participants will share and develop valuable knowledge and skills related to youth leadership, civic engagement, global citizenship, and international cultures.
Join us for the tenth annual celebration of MSU Extension 4-H Youth Development at the Spartan Women’s basketball game.
This MSU pre-college program focuses on civic engagement and public policy. Teens experience state government in action as they interact with legislators and staff.
Join other Michigan teens as they participate at 4-H Animal and Veterinary Science Camp this summer.
Join other Michigan youth to experience college life, learn new ideas, and build skills needed for future success. 200+ action-filled classroom & field trip sessions offered.
The weekend offers activities with a focus on science, outdoor education, healthy living, and meaningful service in order to strengthen the mentoring relationship.
Join other Michigan teens to learn about Michigan’s diverse natural resources, environmental science, the Great Lakes ecosystems and management issues.
Position yourself to get paid! Get the job you want and build your future. Identify skills and learn how to prepare for your career.
Career exploration is the “process in which an individual chooses an educational path or training or a job which fits their interests, skills and abilities.” (www.businessdictionary.com/definition/ career-exploration.html, retrieved 07-25-12)
Workforce preparation refers to the skill-building and educational programming and training done with individuals to prepare them for work.
You may have heard this statement: “It’s not always the best person who gets the job, but the person best at getting the job.” Many experts agree, so it’s worth investing time to understand everything you can about:
For more information on how to get involved as a youth or volunteer, contact your county MSU Extension office or:
Michigan 4-H Youth Development