Urban Extension: A Professional Development Offering


Attribution
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Table of Contents
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Welcome
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What is Urban Extension?
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Urban Context
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About Us
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The Work of Urban Extension
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Boone County, Kentucky, University of Kentucky
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Tampa Bay Watershed Forest Project, Florida, University of Florida
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Harris County, Texas A&M AgriLife
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University of Illinois 4-H
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Prairie View A&M University, Texas
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Tampa Bay Region, Florida, University of Florida
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Utah State University (USU) Extension
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Washington State University Metropolitan Center
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Professional Development in Urban Extension
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Professional Development in the City
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Resources
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NUEL Professional Development Survey Results
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America’s Changing Urban Landscape: Positioning Extension for Success
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What is Unique About Extension Personnel in the City?
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Extension in the City: Meeting the Challenges of Scale
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Tampa Bay Extension Agents’ Views of Urban Extension: Philosophy and Program Strategies
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Involving Extension in Urban Food Systems: An Example from California
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Sustainable Development Goals Knowledge Platform
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Journal of Human Sciences and Extension - Special Issue: Urban Extension
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Community-Based Green Infrastructure, A Rutgers Cooperative Extension Urban Extension Initiative
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Using Film to Create Sustainable Community Connections
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Using Permeable Pavement for Sidewalks Saves Trees: Does Public Opinion Matter?
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Urban Communities Reimagined - A Kettering Foundation Project
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Cooperative Extension: Experiments in Community
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Jumping into Civic Life: Stories of Public Work from Extension Professionals
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Extension Professional Development - Brief Summary
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NUEL Urban County Extension Director Competencies
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Korn Ferry Leadership Architect: KFLA
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Competency and Skills System (CASS)
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Climate Literate Extension Professional Competency Framework
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Extension in the Urban West
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Kentucky's Urban Extension Forum
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Framework for Programming in Michigan’s Cities and Metropolitan Regions
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North Carolina Cooperative Extension Challenges to Working in an Urban Context
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University of Florida IFAS Extension - Strategic Plan for Extension in Metropolitan Regions
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National Association of Extension Program & Staff Development Professionals
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Nonprofit Leadership Alliance
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A National Framework for Urban Extension - A Report from the National Urban Extension Leaders
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Essential Competencies and Innovative Practices for Urban and Latino Engagement
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CFD: Competency Framework Development
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Is Extension Relevant for the 21st Century?
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Define. Distill. Deploy. Adopting 21st-century competencies for high-impact talent
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What Every Extension Worker Should Know – Core Competency Handbook –
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Navigating Difference: Development and Implementation of a Successful Cultural Competency Training for Extension and Outreach Professionals
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The National Urban Extension Leaders' (NUEL) Implementation Plan
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Opportunities for Professional Development in the City
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Transforming Extension Professional Development
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Why Urban Matters to Our Future Success
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Examining the Impact of Community Size on the Retention of County Extension Agents
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Kentucky's Urban Extension Focus
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Creating Inclusive Youth Programs for LGBTQ+ Communities
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Urban Extension–Reflections on the Past–A Look to the Future
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Urban Extension: Aligning with the Needs of Urban Audiences Through Subject-Matter Centers
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Management Skills of County Extension Administrators: Are They Sufficient to Do the Job?
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Staffing Extension for the 21st Century
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Big-City Imperative: Agenda for Action
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Expanding Into the Urban Arena
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Exploring the Challenges for Extension Educators Working in Urban Communities
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