America After 3PM spans a decade of data chronicling how children spend the hours between 3 and 6 p.m. — the hours after school ends and before parents typically return home from work.
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Difficult Dialogues: Engaging Youth in Tough ConversationsThursday, Sep 21, 2017 Watch
Understanding and Responding to Hate & Bias (Reprise)Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 Watch
What Works – Lessons from 100,000 Lights On Afterschool CelebrationsThursday, Sep 7, 2017 Watch
Fight Budget Cuts using Lights On AfterschoolThursday, Aug 31, 2017 Watch
Even though everyday life surrounds us with obvious STEM applications, it can still be challenging to make the case for meaningful reforms in STEM learning. It's harder still when it comes to afterschool settings.
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