Partnership for After School Education

As a supervisor, how can you foster a culture that promotes teamwork and collaboration amongst staff?

Promoting teamwork can ensure greater accountability among staff and create a more positive work environment. In this session, participants will explore management strategies to build stronger teams and to promote collaboration as a noteworthy skill that allows staff to shine and enables the program to achieve real goals and outcomes. Participants will also consider how a positive staff team can model principles of teamwork for youth.


Katha Cato

Katha Cato joined Henry Street over 17 years ago as part of the Abrons Arts Center teaching faculty. At that time, Mrs. Cato had been a step- mother for a little over 3 years and wanted to become immersed in youth programming to better understand her new role. With a Masters in Fine Arts from University of Oregon, Katha found an excellent fit in the Drama Department as both a teacher and as the resident Stage Manager for the Urban Youth Theatre productions. In her first years with the Agency, ... Read More