POWER UP offered fun, interactive trainings and learning strategies.

POWER UP participants engaged in fun, interactive workshops.
POWER UP participants engaged in fun, interactive workshops.

The Francis Institute and the University of Missouri Extension – Jackson County 4-H After school hosted the 7th Annual Power Up Institute on Saturday. The daylong training institute is geared toward youth and after school professionals.

The event featured fun, interactive programming ideas that match educational standards.

A stacking cups activity showed participants an example of how to make learning math fun and easy.
A stacking cups activity showed participants an example of how to make learning math fun and easy.
POWER UP attendees gained new teaching strategies at the conference.
POWER UP attendees gained new teaching strategies at the conference.