Our Children

MCCOY’s Learning Network Presents: Youth Worker Summit

Active Learning – Do you know the difference between active learning and “hands‐on” learning? Giving youth materials is just the beginning. This developmental workshop brings to light the “ingredients” of active learning going beyond the ‘hand on activities’ and explains the role that active learning plays in the experiential learning cycle. It will also help …

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Help MCCOY Prevent Child Sexual Abuse!

One in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys is sexually abused before the age of 18. What does this mean for you as a community member? It means…• … that Indiana spends nearly $48 million for the direct and immediate costs of child sexual abuse• … that the long-term costs and losses are over …

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Mentors Can Help Children Bridge the Learning Gap

Once again, the Indianapolis Star’s Our Children, Our City series is shedding light on challenges facing our young people. Below is an excerpt from Robert King’s most recent article for the series. Read the full article: Challenges clear for School 61 kindergartners. “This vast gulf of readiness for kindergarten was evident in children seated right …

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