COIN (Civic Opportunities Initiative Network)

COIN Curriculum Components

  • Summer Learning –Educational activity when regular schooling is not in session, which enhances cognitive development and provides opportunities for civic engagement
  • Leadership Training –A process challenging individuals to interact with others and take responsibility for individual or group goals, which increases confidence, self efficacy, capacity to serve others, and group decision making
  • Coaching–Ongoing encouragement and guidance for participants, including mentoring that increases academic, personal, and social youth development
  • Cohort Movement –The selection of students into a group of peers that develop, work, and progress through stages of the program together


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