Ongoing research and evaluation are critical success factors for the long-term success of our programs in maximizing effectiveness for both students and teachers. Youth Leadership Academy (YLA) continues to be independently evaluated for its impact on student performance in various educational settings over time.
Based on this ongoing research and the growing body of demonstrated positive outcomes, Urban Tech continues to refine its approach to development and implementation of YLA based on this research and growing body of positive outcomes.
The following rigorous control group evaluations have been performed on YLA. Click the links below each study title to learn more.
Evaluation of the First Pilot Phase of "Dignity for All" A Safe and Supportive
School Bullying Prevention Program
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