When youth arrive every day, the staff supervises homework sessions and provides tutoring. In addition, life lessons curriculum is used to develop important life and career skills, such as conflict resolution, analytical thinking, and leadership skills.
The YET computer lab provides youth with technology needed to complete their homework and gives them an opportunity to learn new computer skills and participate in educational and mental dexterity exercises.
Evidence shows the YET after school program helps improve children's test scores and grades. The YET's educational summer day camp combats summer learning loss over vacation. These successes, in turn, encourage children to stay in school and inspire them to dream of infinite possibilities for their lives.
Through the YET's commitment to uplifting the whole family unit, parents and siblings can take enrichment classes such as Parenting, ESL, Life Skills, GED, Technology, Interview Skills and Resume Writing, among others. The YET also hosts a school district-led pre-kindergarten to equip 3 and 4-year-olds for success in school. Such opportunities give whole families the boost they need to excel on the road ahead.