Media Library

Search Institute’s presentation, webinar, and infographics archive.

Presentation Archives

Download the PowerPoint or PDF versions of Search Institute presentations below.

Reframing Relationships – Dr. Nat Kendall-Taylor. June 4, 2019.

Webinar Archives

Download the PowerPoint presentation or view the video archive of recent Search Institute or Keep Connected
(formerly ParentFurther) webinars below.

Measuring Social Emotional Competencies in 10 Minutes- Justin Roskopf, Senior Research Associate

Relationships, Motivation, and Achievement: Key Findings from the Search Institute DREAM Project- Peter Scales, Ph.D.; Jenna Sethi, Ph. D.; Eric Kalenze, M. Ed.; David Heistad, Ph. D.

Beating the Odds: The CYCLE Program’s Impact on the Youth of Cabrini-Green – Dr. Kent Pekel, Greg Darnieder, Pat Ford, David Gates, Craig Nash. November 29, 2018

Stop “Recruiting” Parents (and What to Do Instead)

Social & Emotional Learning: “Another Thing” or Part of Everything?Eric Kalenze, March 28, 2018

More Power to Them? Helping Families Work Through Power Struggles in the Early Teen Years – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, February 6, 2018

5 Ways to Build Relationships with Young People -Dr. Kent Pekel, December 5, 2017

Refocusing Family Engagement: Seven Shifts for Engaging Families as Partners in Young People’s Success – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, June 8, 2017

REACH: Research and Resources to Strengthen Student Motivation – Eric Kalenze, May 10, 2017

Making Student Motivation a School Priority – Eric Kalenze, March 9, 2017

The REACH Framework: A Tool for Strengthening Academic Motivation – Dr. Kent Pekel, July 21, 2016

What Are Student Surveys Good For? – Dr. Kent Pekel, May 4, 2016

Don’t Forget the Families: Tapping the Power of Parent Child Relationships – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, October 29, 2015

The Roots of Engaged Citizenship: How Youth Build Character and Civic Skills -Dr. Amy Syvertsen, Dr. Aaron Metzger, and Dr. Laura Wray-Lake, June 3, 2015

Just Ask Them: Engaging Young People to Strengthen Out-of-School Time Program Quality – Dr. Kent Pekel, Dr. Jenna Sethi, Justin Roskopf, & Pastor Justin Boeding, April 8, 2015

Nurturing Strong Family Relationships During the Teenage Years – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain & Dr. Jenna Sethi, November 19, 2014

Three Dynamite Ways to Power Up Your Work with Youth-Susan Ragsdale & Ann Saylor, September 24, 2014

So What Did You Really Expect? Challenging Our Kids to Be Their Best – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, September 17, 2014

Enriching Families’ Community Connections: A Two-Way Street – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, July 8, 2014

Routines Don’t Have to Be Ruts: Meaningful Routines for Today’s Complicated Families – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, May 14, 2014

Getting Relationships Right: Helping Young People Strive to be Their Best through Developmental Relationships – Dr. Kent Pekel, May 6, 2014

Measuring and Strengthening Perseverance: The Challenges and Opportunities of Working on Noncognitive Skills – Dr. Kent Pekel & Dr. Peter Scales, April 23, 2014

Strengths to Make It Through: How Families Can Grow Together through Everyday Challenges . . . and Big Stuff – Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain, March 19, 2014