The 4th edition of America After 3PM provides a detailed account of children in the afterschool hours, identifying trends in participation, demand, experiences, and opportunities.
Afterschool programs continue to be a source of support to the children and families in their community as they adapt to the challenging circumstances and stressors created by the pandemic.
With billions in funding available for afterschool and summer enrichment, the American Rescue Plan presents a tremendous opportunity to support students' recovery.
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.
Helping Students Recover and Accelerating SuccessTuesday, Jul 20, 2021 Watch
Tapping into ARP State & Local Recovery Funds to Support Afterschool & Summer LearningWednesday, Jul 7, 2021 Watch
Youth-Centered Civics Initiatives to Strengthen CommunitiesTuesday, Jun 22, 2021 Watch
Getting Started with Service-Learning in Afterschool ProgramsTuesday, Jun 8, 2021 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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