Afterschool Academies Guidebook for Action
Based on the Afterschool Academies model developed and presented by five afterschool organizations under a grant from the C.S. Mott Foundation, the Guide provides the Academies design basics, sample agendas and handouts, outlines of plenaries and breakout sessions, discussion-group guides, facilitators’ materials, and planning tools.
Leveraging Afterschool for English Learner Success
Based on a California convening of leaders from school and afterschool, this white paper explores collaborative alignment as an opportunity for supporting English learner success in school and beyond. This toolkit also includes annotated research articles, a customizable PowerPoint® template, and tips and strategies to help afterschool promote itself to schools, policymakers, funders, and the media.
Out-of-School Time: Leveraging Higher Education for Quality
Written by Foundations, Inc., in partnership with The After-School Corporation (TASC), this white paper explores why and how partnerships between institutions of higher education and the OST field can strengthen the quality of children’s educational opportunities beyond the school day.