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November 03, 2010
October 28, 2010
The After-School Corporation will serve as an education adviser on a new Corporation for Public Broadcasting-PBS project aimed at young children.
October 21, 2010
Today is Lights On Afterschool day, and Afterschool Alliance Executive Director Jodi Grant writes about Lights On and the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program in a blog for The Washington Post.
October 21, 2010
Management-information systems that track attendance and other data can make a significant difference in the success of urban out-of-school-time programs, a new report says.
October 13, 2010
School districts must provide the accommodations that children with disabilities need to take part in after-school and extracurricular activities, even if those activities aren't academically focused, the Minnesota Supreme Court has ruled.
October 07, 2010
Teens designed a new after-school gathering space and online community in Providence, R.I.
October 01, 2010
Many people had questions about the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program during the Network Lead Meeting of the National Network of Statewide Afterschool Networks in Washington this week.
September 27, 2010
President Obama says a longer school year "makes sense" during an interview on the Today show this morning.
September 23, 2010
Education Week story this week looks at the funding proposal for the federal 21st Century Community Learning Centers program.
September 22, 2010
A presidential council recommends boosting the nation's focus on STEM learning, including increasing the number of science- and math-oriented after-school programs.