40 Developmental Assets

  • Search Logo In 1990, Search Institute released a framework of 40 Developmental Assets, which identifies a set of skills, experiences, relationships, and behaviors that enable young people to develop into successful and contributing adults. Over the following two decades, the Developmental Assets framework and approach to youth development became the most frequently cited and widely utilized in the world, creating what Stanford University’s William Damon described as a “sea change” in adolescent development.
    Data collected from Search Institute surveys of more than 4 million children and youth from all backgrounds and situations has consistently demonstrated that the more Developmental Assets young people acquire, the better their chances of succeeding in school and becoming happy, healthy, and contributing members of their communities and society.
    More information about the 40 Developmental Assets can be located through the links at left, or by contacting PCSD Volunteer Gene Lovasy at  eel40@cox.net

Developmental Assets Calendar

  • Developmental Assets Calendar
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    Greenbriar Middle School
    Hillside Middle School
    John Muir Elementary
    Normandy High School
    Parma Park Elementary
    Parma Senior High
    Pleasant Valley Elementary
    PTA Meeting/Events
    Renwood Elementary
    Ridge-Brook Elementary
    School Board Meeting
    Shiloh Middle School
    Thoreau Park Elementary
    Valley Forge High School
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