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Trekkers to Host Talk on December 18 with PEAR Program Founder, Dr. Gil Noam, on Measuring Student Strengths and Resiliencies

Trekkers to Host Talk on December 18 with PEAR Program Founder, Dr. Gil Noam, on Measuring Student Strengths and Resiliencies

Trekkers is hosting a talk by Dr. Gil G. Noam, Ed. D., Ph.D., founder and director of the Program in Education, Afterschool & Resiliency (PEAR) at Harvard University. The presentation will take place on Thursday, December 18 at the Farnsworth Museum’s Gamble Auditorium from 6 – 8pm. PEAR is a nat… Read More

Trekkers Completes 20th Anniversary Year

Trekkers Completes 20th Anniversary Year

We have recently completed our 20th year of working with local youth. During this program year, Trekkers provided grade-specific core programs and many peripheral programs to more than 200 students in grades 7 to 12 from the six communities of Regional School Unit #13. Among the many accomplishments in… Read More

Trekkers Partners with PEAR to Measure Student Strengths and Resiliencies

Trekkers Partners with PEAR to Measure Student Strengths and Resiliencies

  For the past 20 years, Trekkers has combined youth mentoring and outdoor-based education to cultivate resiliency in local youth. Through a unique six-year model, Trekkers connects young people with caring adults and develops character through experiential education. Historical feedback f… Read More