« Taking a Look at Summer School and Summer Lunches | Main | Out-of-School Program Quality Crucial for Adolescents »

Race to the Top Winners on After School, Expanded Learning

Race to the Top and the latest RTT winners have been all the talk this week. Now, thanks to the Afterschool Alliance, you can see what those 10 winners (nine states and the District of Columbia) plan for expanded learning and after-school opportunities.

The Alliance's Afterschool Snack blog says the latest round of RTT grantees all included after-school, extended day, or other expanded-learning programs in their applications for federal funding.

And, "four RTT2 winners (the District of Columbia, Hawaii, Maryland, and New York) mention utilizing after school to increase STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) learning opportunities for students," the Alliance's Diana Delfin writes. Delfin also links to a handy chart that shows what each successful applicant addressed in terms of after school, summer school, etc.

Notice: We recently upgraded our comments. (Learn more here.) If you are logged in as a subscriber or registered user and already have a Display Name on edweek.org, you can post comments. If you do not already have a Display Name, please create one here.
Ground Rules for Posting
We encourage lively debate, but please be respectful of others. Profanity and personal attacks are prohibited. By commenting, you are agreeing to abide by our user agreement.
All comments are public.

Advertisement

Recent Comments

Archives

Categories

Technorati

Technorati search

» Blogs that link here