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Youth Change

Professional Development Workshops

teacherWant to learn more about Youth Change Workshops?

We don’t want to brag but here are just a few of the many awards and kind words that have come our way over our two decades as a leading provider of professional development throughout North America.

Look at all the organizations, groups, agencies and people who say that Youth Change Workshops really does have some of the newest and best strategies to turnaround troubled, delinquent, challenged and problem youth and children.

Come to a live workshop, get some of our books, download an online class or sign up for our free professional development resources.

Hopefully, you’ll agree that Youth Change Workshops really does a good job of serving teachers, counselors, juvenile justice workers, psychologists, principals, social workers and school guidance staff.

bullying posterWhen it comes to K-12 professional development training and resources, Youth Change Workshops is working hard every day to set the gold standard for best practices in this arena. We care about you and your students and work hard to give you the best resources for them that exist anywhere.

Get completely up to date on our latest achievements and accomplishments in our News section, or, read a few of our many press clippings.

Here’s what has been our most exciting development over the past few years. Our oh-so-cool posters have become a huge shining star for us as they continue to grab the media spotlight over and over again. They have appeared in movie after movie, and TV show after TV show in both the U.S. and Canada.


Youth Change Workshops is aGoogle Favorite Place

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SEEN Magazine
each month:
Youth Change
Director and Trainer
Ruth Herman Wells, M.S.
has a featured
K12 classroom management article
in her column each issue.

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Youth Change Professional Development Workshops’ Director Ruth Herman Wells, M.S. Nominated by Oregon Governor for National Social Service Award

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Youth Change Posters
Top-Rated on Amazon
Poster #323 Ranked #2
Amazon Best-Seller, December, 2014

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As shown at right, Youth Change Professional Development Workshops was ranked #9 for national educational resource organizations by the U.S. Department of Education in August, 2013. Click on image to enlarge it.professional development provider
class management, the experts on expertise, award Youth Change Professional Development Workshops expert badges during their initial roll-out of the badge concept. Click to enlarge the image. Note that you must have a Klout account to view details on Klout itself, but opening an account is free. Now you don’t have to take our word for it. Klout confirms that Youth Change is the nation’s leader for student behavior classroom management and  professional development expertise.



teacherYouth Change Workshops is Proud to Partner With
Many Entities and Sites Including:

SEEN Magazine

Pacific Lutheran University

Seattle Pacific University


Portland State University

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Canada’s YTV

Marjan Glavac

English Teacher Websites

S & S Online Learning



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