Data Collection Phases

This study consists of the six data collection phases illustrated in the figure below.

Sharing the Findings

We are committed to sharing study findings in a variety of different ways so that researchers, community members, families, youth development professionals and educators can benefit. Some of the ways study findings will be shared include:

  • Scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • Conference presentations geared toward the scientific community
  • Applied reports aimed at adults who run community programs and work with youth
  • Reports tailored to the schools who participate
  • Newsletters to families who participate
  • A webinar for parents and others about our findings
  • This website, which contains up-to-date information about our project