A new $2.5 million expansion of STEM learning opportunities through after-school programs was announced this week at the White House Science Fair.
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April 15, 2016
April 15, 2016
A survey representing more than 250 urban and rural school districts, charter schools, and county offices of education across California finds inadequate state funding could force many after-school programs to close in the next two years.
April 13, 2016
WINGS for kids has been teaching low-income, elementary-school students social and emotional skills after school since the 1990s.
April 04, 2016
More than a hundred students have created websites for small businesses and nonprofit organizations through an after-school program operated by the Baltimore-based Digital Harbor Foundation.
March 25, 2016
A 21st Century Community Learning Center in Kentucky recently received a $10,000 prize for its approach to teaching literacy skills.
March 10, 2016
A new report from Afterschool Alliance looks at the state of after-school programs in rural areas and finds strong unmet demand for this type of programming as well as some key differences with programs in suburban and urban areas.
March 03, 2016
More students across the country are taking part in out-of-school activities such as math circles to enhance their understanding of the subject.
March 01, 2016
A new study finds growing interest in collaborations between schools, local government, nonprofit groups and community organizations to improve educational outcomes for students.
February 29, 2016
A group of New York lawmakers is pushing a plan to spend $765 million dollars to increase access to after-school programs, community-learning schools, and all-day kindergarten.
February 19, 2016
The Wallace Foundation has updated a popular, online tool used to estimate the cost of out-of-school programs.