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RESEARCH


In 2016, Philadelphia Outward Bound School partnered with the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at University of Illinois. This research study, "Youth Character Development in Outward Bound,” combines two, linked studies to gather meaningful information for Outward Bound and to advance scientific knowledge about effective character development. Findings will contribute to a knowledge base about the practices of youth development professionals, and will enhance staff training for youth programs.

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS