Outreach

Media

April 2015 interviews on Positive Coaching Alliance Development Zone website:

http://devzone.positivecoach.org/resource/video/youth-development-experts-advice-kids-quitting-sports

http://devzone.positivecoach.org/resource/video/youth-development-expert-says-life-lessons-dont-just-happen

http://devzone.positivecoach.org/resource/video/shift-focus-avoid-pre-competition-nervousness

 

Publications

Lerner, R. M., Harris, E. M., Agans, J. P., Arbeit, M. R., & DeSouza, L. M. (2014, Dec 11). In the wake of Michael Brown and Eric Garner: Applying developmental science to promote social justice. SRA News. Retrieved from http://www.s-r-a.org/announcements/online-newsletter/2014-12-11-wake-michael-brown-and-eric-garner-applying-developmental

Davis, J. & Agans, J. P. (2014). Defining constructs for evaluating circus-based youth development.  In Kekäläinen, K. (Ed.), proceedings from Culture Has An Impact Seminar: Studying social circus: Openings and perspectives (pp. 76–85). Tampere, Finland: Effective Circus Project.

Davis, J. & Agans, J. P. (2011). Core competencies in youth circus, with a call to action. Pyramid: The Journal of American Youth Circus, 1(2), 11.

 

Presentations

Agans, J. P. (2015, August). Youth circus coaching: Integrating research and practice. Workshop held at the biennial national conference of the American Youth Circus Organization, Portland, ME.

Pellegrini, C., St. John, J., Agans, J. P., Harpstead, S., & Boyle, S. (2015, August). AYCO/ACE Advocacy: Strategies, Resources, Census. Workshop held at the biennial national conference of the American Youth Circus Organization, Portland, ME.

Davis, J. Agans, J. P., Jarus, T., & Vazou, S. (2014, August). The results are IN! from the
Circus & ME: AYCO Youth Circus Study.
Presentation at the biennial educators’ conference of the American Youth Circus Organization in Montreal, QC, Canada.

Davis, J. & Agans, J. P. (2014, August). Establishing Core Values & Competencies for Circus Educators. Presentation at the biennial educators’ conference of the American Youth Circus Organization in Montreal, QC, Canada.

Agans, J. P. (2012, September). Program evaluation for youth circus: Methods and practice. Presentation at the biennial educators’ conference of the American Youth Circus Organization in Seattle, WA.

Davis, J. & Agans, J. P. (2012, August). Improving core competencies: Stages of development. Presentation at the biennial educators’ conference of the American Youth Circus Organization in Seattle, WA.

Davis, J., Diamond, A., Agans, J. P., & Zagarino, C. (2011, August). CircAdemics. Presentation at the biennial national conference of the American Youth Circus Organization, Sarasota, FL.

Davis, J. & Agans, J.P. (2010, September). Workshop series for youth circus practitioners: Developmental circus arts; Core Competencies; and Evaluation. Presentation at the biennial educators’ conference of the American Youth Circus Organization in Brattleboro, VT.