Academic Enrichment Outside School Hours
Includes providing tutorial services to help students, particularly students who attend low-performing schools, to meet State and local student academic achievement standards in core academic subjects such as reading and mathematics.
Encompasses youth development, drug and violence prevention, counseling, art, music, recreation, technology education, and character education, designed to reinforce and complement the students’ regular academic programming.
Family Literacy & Advocacy
Offer families of students served by community learning centers opportunities for literacy and related educational development.
Get excited for another round of 21st CCLC professional development conferences! These will be the best conferences yet with important programmatic updates from the State Education Department, exciting keynote speakers and informative workshops.
The NYC conference for sub-grantees will be May 30th. Click the link for more info and registration.
The RoS conference for all sub-grantees will be May 29th – May 31st. Click the link for more info and registration.
With summer around the corner, now is the best time to improve your summer learning toolkit and ensure your participants have healthy and refreshing snacks during the summer heat. The y4y hosts a plethora of resources, from research to toolkits, to implementation strategies to get your summer program started. Check out their summer learning here: https://y4y.ed.gov/learn/summer-learning.
The Afterschool Alliance has some terrific webinars about summer learning and how to get going in the summer. They do a great job pin pointing on Social Emotional Learning. Check out their webinars here: http://www.afterschoolalliance.org/webinars.cfm
Everybody needs fun refreshing food in the summer, and Hunger Solutions NY has the answer! They have great resources for programs who wish to provide food to their participants. Check out their foody resources here: https://hungersolutionsny.org/get-food-help-0/summer-meals-ny/
The U.S. Department of Education’s 21st CCLC program is partnering with The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to bring engaging and authentic hands-on STEM Design Challenges to elementary school (grades 3-5) and middle school students (grades 6-8).
Click here to access more information and see the list of participating programs.