Author Archives: staceyellison

Helping Yourself (and Others) Reframe Conflict

no Ahhh conflict!  Personally, I adore conflict…live for it even.  There is nothing I would rather do than have conflict with another human being! Lies!  To be honest, the first time I had a significant conflict with a volunteer I … Continue reading

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County Events #3: Running a Smooth Event

I probably only got about 3 hours of sleep the night before the first 4-H County Events I coordinated.  Not because I was excited or nervous (although I probably was both) but because I grossly underestimated how much time it … Continue reading

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4-H County Events #2- The Judges They Deserve

Over the holiday break I learned everything I ever wanted to know about organizing Pokemon cards. It’s 4-H County Events season in our house. After weeks of trying to decide- my child finally chose to craft his Cloverbud demonstration on … Continue reading

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KAHOOT!

Originally posted on Looking FOURward:
Kahoot! is self-described as “a game-based platform that makes it fun to learn any subject, in any language, on any device, for all ages!”  With a FREE account you can create quizzes and competitions which…

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4-H County Events #1: Getting Them in the Door

I’ve heard it many times- “those kids today…they just don’t want to do a public speaking contest.  We are dealing with different times.” And on some levels I can completely agree.  Do we always need to stay in front of … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season of Service — Florida 4-H: Northeast District

The holidays are a season which inspire a sense of generosity among many, and a great time to get youth involved in helping others. Mastery, belonging, independence, and GENEROSITY are the Four Essential Elements of 4-H. Repeated research demonstrates the … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season of Service

The holidays are a season which inspire a sense of generosity among many, and a great time to get youth involved in helping others. Mastery, belonging, independence, and GENEROSITY are the Four Essential Elements of 4-H.  Repeated research demonstrates the … Continue reading

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