Millions of children & youth rely on federal support, determined every 10 years by the U.S. census, to attend afterschool programs. Helping to get an accurate count is one of the most important things we can do to serve our communities!
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.
The afterschool blog on the latest research, resources, funding and policy on expanding quality afterschool and summer learning programs for children and youth. Read the latest.
Get your kids involved in afterschool: Locate programs in your community and learn what to look for to identify high-quality programs.
Changing perspectives. Shaping lives.
Afterschool programs are a perfect environment for mentoring of young people.
Bringing quality afterschool and summer learning programs to children and families in need.
Applying for the New York Life Foundation's 2020 Aim High Grants for Middle School OSTThursday, Dec 5, 2019 Watch
The Promise of Adolescence: Developmental Science & AfterschoolThursday, Sep 12, 2019 Watch
What Works: Celebrating the 20th Annual Lights On AfterschoolTuesday, Aug 20, 2019 Watch
Changemakers! Practitioners Advance Equity and Access in Afterschool ProgramsThursday, Aug 8, 2019 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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