California's Tumbleweed Elementary has turned around its chronic underperformance by implementing an expanded learning model.
A new opinion piece says after-school programs can stimulate and provide essential opportunities to improve students' interest in STEM.
A new study found that volunteering can help reduce cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents.
Parents say they are aware their children's health is suffering, but feel challenged in supporting healthier habits.
STEM-focused after-school programs provide students with more than just fun. Construction toys like Legos and K'NEX can also help teach basic STEM principles.
U.S. senators from both sides of the aisle offer legislation to reauthorize funding for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program.
High school students in Providence can earn school credit from digital badges awarded for out-of-school learning experiences.
A new brief from the Harvard Family Research Project offers recommendations for schools building community partnerships.
Citizen Schools is launching a new STEM apprenticeship initiative after receiving a federal i3 grant.
A new initiative is under way to encourage African-American girls to pursue STEM careers.