The Afterschool Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for quality, affordable programs for all children.
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Critical Hours: Afterschool Programs and Educational Success
Effective and Promising Summer Learning Programs and Approaches for Economically-Disadvantaged Children and Youth
Measuring Youth Program Quality: A Guide to Assessment Tools
National Institute on Out-of-School Time
The National Institute on Out-of-School Time (NIOST) brings national attention to the importance of children's out-of-school time. NIOST initiative include research, evaluation and consultation, policy development and public awareness, and training and curriculum development.
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Youth.gov Afterschool Programs Webpage