More students across the country are taking part in out-of-school activities such as math circles to enhance their understanding of the subject.
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March 03, 2016
February 19, 2016
The Wallace Foundation has updated a popular, online tool used to estimate the cost of out-of-school programs.
February 11, 2016
A new national initiative is working with out-of-school programs to help them bolster their STEM-education offerings through funding, training, and networking.
February 05, 2016
A new report explores how eight successful extended-learning programs in seven states worked to build an array of social and emotional skills in students.
February 01, 2016
A new report from the American Youth Policy Forum supports collaboration between after-school programs and competency-based learning as a means to better prepare students for college and careers.
December 09, 2015
A new report from the Noyce Foundation offers some lessons learned from a project that partnered schools with after-school providers to boost students' interest in and engagement with science programming.
December 03, 2015
Schools with the longest hours tend to be charters and to serve a larger percentage of low-income, black, and Hispanic students than schools overall, according to a new report from the U. S. Government Accountability Office.
June 30, 2015
A lack of research on the combined effects of in- and out-of-school STEM learning is impeding efforts to understand what programs work for which students.
June 22, 2015
Schools and communities need to do a better job of expanding access to after-school and summer learning programs, according to a panel of experts.
June 10, 2015
Kiana Alvarez and more than half her classmates at Impact Academy of Arts & Technology near San Francisco credit school internships and other programs for inspiring them to become the first in their families to attend college.