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Olukayode Jinadu will donate to support after-school programs in the United States

Olukayode Jinadu We must provide resources to create, maintain, and ensure access to high-quality after-school programs to promote positive youth outcomes. —Olukayode Jinadu SAN FRANCISCO, CA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, May 11, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Approximately 10.2 million children and youth participate in after-school programs across the United States today. An additional 19 million children […]

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Parents can help ensure post-pandemic summer school programs are effective and evidence-based: Jessica Poiner

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The pandemic has had a dramatic effect on every aspect of our lives, and education is high on the list. A deepening analysis of the results of the state tests 2021 completed by Vladimir Kogan and Stephane Lavertu of Ohio State University found that students in Ohio lost between half a year […]

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TDSB calls for end to auditions and entrance exams for specialized high school programs

The Toronto District School Board is seeking to waive all admission fees, entrance exams, auditions, and mid-level report card assessments needed to gain entry to some of the city’s most sought-after high school programs. The TDSB said a decade of data has “regularlyshowed that these specialized schools and programs disproportionately serve students whose parents have […]

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Conference Rethinks After-Curricular Programs – Newport This Week

FabNewport, which promotes and offers a variety of enrichment programs for students on the island, hosted a conference on April 2 to determine how it could better serve students in the city. “We want to expand extracurricular opportunities for our students,” said CEO Steve Heath. FabNewport offers 16 programs for students in Newport and those […]

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Shortage of tradespeople leads to new school programs

About 20 years ago, high schools slowly began to phase out classes that taught trades, instead emphasizing getting everyone into college. But three things have happened since: baby boomers are retiring in record numbers, there’s an explosive need for people with job skills with all the new construction caused by the housing shortage, and schools […]

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UT Austin Ranks in Top 4 Public Universities for Graduate Programs

AUSTIN, TX – The University of Texas at Austin is one of the nation’s top public universities for graduate programs, according to US News and World Report. US News recently released the latest edition of its ranking of the best graduate schools for 2023. UT Austin is one of only four public universities with 50 […]

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Art Museum of Utah Director of School Programs Named Museum Educator of the Year

Katie Seastrand was hired by the Art Museum of Utah to travel and teach K-12 classrooms throughout Utah, but much of her work has been redesigned as COVID-19 complicated things. On Saturday, Seastrand received a high honor for this work. (Ashley Fredde, KSL.com) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – The ambiguity of […]

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Homeschooling Programs Now at STEMLab

By Florida Weekly Staff | on March 23, 2022 STEMLab offers homeschooling programs where students learn a variety of subjects ranging from science and technology to engineering and math. Located at Miromar Outlets in Estero and inspired by the IMAG History and Science Center in Fort Myers, STEMLab is a dynamic and imaginative […]

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Buffalo Public Schools will restart some after-school programs on April 4

Buffalo Public Schools is restarting some of the panoply of after-school programs starting April 4, programs that have been stalled all year by the district and nationwide issues getting enough school bus drivers. After-school programs have provided students with a range of offerings, especially extra help in a community filled with families struggling to get […]

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ESSER funds enrich after-school programs in Fall River, New Bedford area

Jeffrey D. Wagner WESTPORT — Kids of this generation could see a student from Westport become a professional athlete or a student from Fairhaven become a famous entertainer. Irony? It could be one of the by-products of COVID-19. Thanks to Early Relief Fund for Elementary and Secondary Schoolslocal school districts provide athletic and enrichment programs […]

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Shortage of staff leaves after-school programs with unmet demand

Returning to classrooms for schoolchildren across the country has not meant a return to work for many of their parents who, with workdays lasting longer than schooldays, find after-school programs crucial are rare. School providers cite difficulties hiring and retaining staff as the main reasons they haven’t fully rebounded from pandemic closures and they say […]

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Denair Unified to Revise Schedule and Expand Before and After School Programs

Denair Unified School District Superintendent Terry Metzger recommended to administrators Thursday night that school start 30 minutes later starting in August to comply with a new state law. Board members took no action Thursday, but are expected to make a final decision at their April meeting. Currently, school starts at 8 a.m. on all four […]

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Attorney General Dave Yost offers $10,000 grants to help ‘John School’ programs for convicted sex buyers

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is offering $10,000 grants to organizations willing to create or improve “client schools” to teach convicted sex buyers why prostitution is so harmful and work to help them stop such behavior. Yost, a Republican from Columbus, also released a set of guidelines for community groups and the […]

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Medford raises costs for pre- and after-school programs

Changes to tuition, both cost and payment options, are being considered for the district’s before and after school programs as educators work to expand access to local families economically disadvantaged. “It continues to be a priority to responsibly raise fees,” David Murphy, district assistant superintendent for finance and operations, said at the Feb. 28 school […]

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Former Gamecocks led high school programs to state titles | Colombia

There was some positive news this weekend regarding former men’s basketball players tied to the University of South Carolina athletics. Calhoun County’s Zam Fredrick and Wilson’s Carlos Powell both led their respective schools to South Carolina High School League titles at the University of South Carolina-Aiken Convocation Center. The Saints beat Scott’s Branch 53-49 on […]

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WB Students Show Smarts and Hearts in School Programs

BELOIT – West Branch Local Schools students and staff engaged in a whirlwind of activity during the winter months, with programs at all schools in the district encouraging both academics and charitable giving. Check out some of the recent happenings at West Branch buildings: LASER COURSES – Early Learning Center students participated in a laser […]

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After-school programs are understaffed, leaving students unsupervised and underserved

Unprecedented staffing shortages have plagued schools across the country throughout the year, and those issues have not spared after-school programs. About three-quarters of after-school program providers who responded to a recent survey of Edge Research for Afterschool Alliance said it is having trouble hiring or retaining staff. Suburban program providers were more likely to report […]

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Regulators warn after-school programs of rising prices

SHANGHAI — As China shut down much of its $100 billion after-school tutoring industry last year, parents across the country have moved them to classes in the arts, sports and learning. other non-academic activities. Now regulators are studying those lessons in the wake of accusations of price gouging. China’s top education authority said it would […]

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Students will earn college credit through Williams School Programs

Information via Williams School NEW LONDON, Connecticut — The Williams School now offers students the opportunity to earn college credit and interdisciplinary certificates through two new programs. The New London Independent College Preparatory Day School announces the launch of two new programs aimed at placing students in optimal positions for admission to the colleges of […]

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Jackson School Staff, After-School Community Craft Programs | Wyoming

JACKSON – On Wednesday they stayed to learn more about the worms. The day before, they made slime. Thursday they stayed late for a build your own pizza. Twelve-year-old Valeria Delacruz isn’t usually the pineapple on pizza type, but she gave it a shot. Leisure, Study and Dinner (RAD, for short) is, after all, a […]

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Pamplin Media Group – Poster Contest Promoting Washington County Afterschool Programs

Washington County Kids’ first-ever contest will feature child labor on TriMet buses and at bus stops. TriMet buses and bus stop benches will receive new decoration next month, thanks to local school children who entered the Washington County Children’s Poster Contest. This is the first time this event has taken place and is intended to […]

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The Recorder – New after-school programs provide opportunities for children to learn about art and nature in Warwick

Posted: 02/20/2022 17:53:56 Modified: 02/20/2022 17:53:36 WARWICK – From early March, students at Northfield Primary School will have two new after-school programs at Warwick Community School with indoor and outdoor activities available. A new art program designed to provide students with the opportunity to work with clay, paint pastels and many other art mediums will […]

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Summit County Afterschool Programs Face Increased Demand, Staffing Shortages

Olivia Andreozzi, education and youth programs manager for the Friends of the Dillon District Ranger, measures the depth of snow in pits dug by campers during an outing from Breckenridge Mountain Camp to the Tiger Trailhead Dredge on Thursday, Feb. 17 in Breckenridge. The Breckenridge Recreation Center said it is seeing record demand for after-school […]

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Glenpool Public Schools get money for after-school programs

Glenpool Public Schools will receive more than $200,000 and say they are excited to expand their programs to help students who are struggling in school. The Oklahoma State Department of Education announced Monday who will receive the funding after it said applications for the program had tripled. “Our design is for three days a week […]

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After-school programs help make friends and build skills | Education

After-school programs offer children the opportunity to meet new friends and develop new skills outside of the typical school day. Whether it’s dance, gymnastics, or other activities, Courtney Laves-Mearini, director and owner of Cleveland City Dance in Cleveland’s Shaker Square neighborhood, and Maureen J. Eppich, owner and operator of Jump Start Gymnastics at Beachwood, said […]

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United Way receives grant to support after-school programs in Haverhill, Methuen, Lawrence

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley will work with Haverhill, Methuen and Lawrence, among other economically disadvantaged communities, to provide support for after-school and out-of-school programs, representing an opportunity for recovery of impacts on student learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency received a $4.5 million grant from the Massachusetts Department of […]

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Northborough elementary schools restart after-school programs

A number of after-school programs are returning to Northborough schools, including Lincoln Street Primary School. (Photo/Jesse Kucewicz) NORTHBOROUGH — From learning to sew to exploring the world of filmmaking, a number of after-school programs are returning to Northborough schools in March. Principal of Peaslee Elementary School, Mary Coakley, announced the programs at a Northborough school […]

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The third trimester brings activities, extracurricular programs, special projects

Students, teachers and staff at Flagler Schools have been very busy. We’re just halfway through the third quarter and we’re all set for a little spring weather to roll into Flagler County! Now let’s take a look at what’s happening on our campuses. Belle Terre Primary School Late last month, Mr. Howell and the Men […]

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GLCAP considering ODE funds for after-school programs

The GLCAP Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday FREMONT — The Great Lakes Community Action Partnership Board of Directors will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for its monthly meeting at 127 S. Front St. For more information, call 1-800-775-9767 or visit glcap.org. On the agenda is an Ohio Department of Education grant of up […]

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GLCAP can apply for grants for after-school programs

Briefs of June 27, 2019. The GLCAP Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday FREMONT — The Great Lakes Community Action Partnership Board of Directors will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for its monthly meeting at 127 S. Front St. For more information, call 1-800-775-9767 or visit glcap.org. On the agenda is an Ohio Department […]

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DeKalb Schools Plan STEAM Theme For Summer Programs – Shaw Local

DeKALB – The DeKalb School District will offer four summer academy programs this year for incoming students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. The four programs, which will cost about $682,636 and serve about 1,000 students, were discussed at the DeKalb school board meeting on Tuesday. The board presentation was made by Philip Iem, Director of […]

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How an unsolved crime spawned community unity, after-school programs and safe spaces in Houston

Editor’s Note: This story first appeared on palaverthe National Association of Hispanic Journalists’ digital news site. By Juan Antonio Sorto In May 2016, Stella Mireles-Walters was newly retired and at home, watching a tragic story on the local news of a sixth-grader who was stabbed to death on his way home from school. The tragedy […]

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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore offers free school programs

January 26, 2022 Students across the state can learn what watersheds are and how they can help them stay healthy with a hands-on program from Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Open OutDoors for Kids offers classroom lessons and activities, including kits for students to design, build and test a small beach cleaning machine. Schools across […]

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Win a $226,000 Airstream Van While Supporting School Programs

Whether you’re looking for a change of scenery or want to hit the road as much as possible, having a vehicle that doubles as your home can have major benefits. Turn that thought into reality with The latest Omaze drawwhere you can win an adaptable Airstream van worth over $226,000. One lucky winner will receive […]

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COVID Spike has after-school programs demanding better collaboration with partners

As public and public charter schools in the district continue to solidify COVID-19 mitigation strategies in the new year, several extracurricular partners continue to demand that school leaders maintain communication and transparency on cases to ensure the safety of volunteers conducting after-school activities. programming. In recent weeks, the rise of the omicron variant has further […]

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Space science is the subject of extracurricular programs at Miller Middle School – The Durango Herald

The Mobile Earth and Space Observatory will be presented next week The Mobile Earth and Space Observatory returns to Miller Middle School next week. Students can enroll in extracurricular programs offered by MESO that cover topics such as telescopes, water through the solar system, and black holes. (Durango Herald file) The Mobile Earth and Space […]

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Meet the person looking to improve after-school programs in Sioux Falls

Simplified: The Sioux Falls School District has hired a former nonprofit CEO to oversee after-school programs and community partnerships in a new administrative position. Meet Rebecca Wimmer. why is it important A Sioux Falls Thrive study estimates between 4,000 and 6,000 children who need after-school care are not enrolled in an after-school program. Even the […]

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Virtual after-school programs available for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Programs focus on the use of hobbies, problem solving, and coding to support the development of social skills; Applications due before January 21 PRESS RELEASESIMCOE COUNTY DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD*************************Social and recreational programs will be offered from February through April for Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Programs will […]

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The ROCK will offer after-school programs at Meridian Junior High

Meridian Public Schools and the ROCK Center for Youth Development are partnering to provide students in the area with positive, quality opportunities. The new opportunity brings The ROCK’s engaging and time-tested after-school program to Meridian Junior High starting January 24. Meridian Public Schools aspires to a future where all students leave high school ready for […]

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After-school programs affected by fairness in COVID testing

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – Directors of some after-school programs in Burlington say they feel left behind in Vermont’s new COVID-19 management plan. They say that between language barriers, rapid changes in orientation and unfair testing options, they feel compelled to fend for themselves and try to protect the communities they serve. “What we have seen […]

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Spokane Valley YMCA closing before and after school programs

January 12, 2022 5:04 p.m. Post : January 12, 2022 5:04 p.m. Update: January 12, 2022 6:10 p.m. COPYRIGHT 4 NEWS NOW SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. — Staffing shortages at the Spokane Valley YMCA forced it to temporarily close its before and after school programs. The program takes place on Thursday and Friday and around forty […]

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Lawrence Schools accepting applications for preschool programs

LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ — The Lawrence Township Public School District is accepting applications for the 2022-2023 preschool programs for 3- and 4-year-olds. Programs will take place at Ben Franklin and Lawrenceville Elementary Schools. The Ben Franklin program will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 3:20 p.m., Monday through Friday, and the Lawrenceville Elementary program will meet from […]

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State Board spends $26 million on student data collection and after-school programs

DRINK (IdahoEdNews.org) – The State Board of Education on Thursday earmarked some $26 million in federal coronavirus relief funds to improve a state data collection system, funding additional learning opportunities, among other things. . The money comes from the latest and largest round of emergency relief funds for elementary and secondary schools sent to Idaho […]

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State Board spends $26 million on student data collection and after-school programs | Local News

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Design competition announces 2022 high school programs

Ferris State University’s Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) Expands Its Highly Successful Student Design Workshop, Wege Prize High School | Collaborative studio with a summer 2022 program to inspire high school students to collaboratively design and offer innovative solutions that support a circular economy. With a setting inspired by the globally recognized Wege […]

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Consolidated Communications awards $ 42,000 in grants to support technology-driven school programs

MATTOON, Illinois – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Consolidated Communications, (NASDAQ: CNSL), today announced $ 42,000 in grant funding for K-12 schools to support innovative, technology-driven learning programs in as part of the Consolidated Connects education grant program. Consolidated Connects grants support school and district initiatives within the company’s service area that advance students’ creative learning, develop […]

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Newport County Youth Chorus providing free after-school programs for elementary and middle school students

The Newport County Youth Choir invites singers to join us for in-person programs this winter/spring. Participation is free and no previous audition or experience is necessary – just the love of singing! NCYC celebrates everyone’s unique voice and how it contributes to and strengthens our community of voices. Participants learn music in a variety of […]

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CA expanded school programs without expanding construction funding

If the Democratic leaders in the state assembly are successful, the next state budget will spend $ 10 billion of a planned surplus of $ 30 billion to repair and expand facilities in school districts in the kindergarten to grade 12. The money would dramatically reduce construction needs which have grown since voters rejected a […]

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YGP Sets Record Year for School Programs, Welcoming Over 1,000 Students | Go out and go

Emily Roberson has spent countless days working with local students who have visited the Youth Garden Project, but something one student told her is particularly striking. The school-aged volunteer told Roberson that amid the pandemic and all the challenges it presents, the garden – and the work he does there – was a space where […]

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SICS cancels after-school programs following social media threat

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — Springfield International Charter School canceled all afternoon programs on Friday after parents and students drew attention to an alleged social media threat. The school says Springfield police have been notified of the message and a person who claimed ownership of the threat has been identified. On Friday, acting principal Justin Baker […]

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Staff Shortages Mean Some CMS Extracurricular Programs Cannot Meet NC Licensing Standards | WFAE 90.7

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will return state child care licenses for six of its 80 extracurricular locations and relax staffing standards at 21 of them. Associate Superintendent Ann White told the school board this week the changes are necessary to deal with the lack of staff. “Like other school districts in the state and nation right now, […]

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Describe Ryerson’s Creative School programs in one sentence (or two)

Learn more about the types of programs offered by the Ryerson University Creative School! Ryerson University Creative School is home to many cool and unique programs (15 to be exact). Creativity at the heart of innovation, stimulate knowledge and learning, and expand what is possible. By joining one of our programs, you will gain access […]

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With toys, books and love, Granny’s House offers after-school programs for children | K-12 Education

Pamela Ingram, known as “Granny Pam,” shares the story of a memorable afternoon at Granny’s House, her after-school program in downtown Columbia. It was time for the kids to come home, and she yelled at them from the screened back porch. “Come on! Bring the balls – we’re closing! Immediately, a young boy calls back. […]

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House reallocates funds for YMCA school programs |

Last year, when Citrus County received $ 6.5 million in CARES Act funds through the State of Florida, it set a goal of getting the funds into the hands of the local businesses that had been the hardest hit economically by the COVID-19 pandemic. After the state changed the timing of the county’s use of […]

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New Tech School Programs Tackle Critical Worker Shortages

The NVI Institute, a new technician school in Blairsville, Pa., Is launching innovative and accelerated programs in automotive and diesel technology to get technicians to work faster and to address critical shortages of skilled workers hampering the U.S. economy. Click here to read more NVI Blairsville’s first six-month sessions for aspiring automotive and diesel technicians […]

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Report: Unmet need for rural after-school programs is increasing

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 3:14 PM According to a new study released today by the Alliance after school, a nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC. Eleven percent of rural American children are enrolled in an after-school program, up from 13% in 2014. According to the new survey, some 4.5 million rural children who are not […]

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Superintendent’s Corner: After-School Programs Supported by 21st Century Grants | News

Tahlequah public school students continue to benefit from the partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Education’s 21st Century Grants program and the Boys & Girls Club of Tahlequah. Partnering with these two agencies has allowed us to serve hundreds of students every day and expand the program to enrich the lives of our students. Tahlequah […]

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No timeline for fix as some after-school programs in Virginia Beach move

City officials said they recently increased pay scales to help address staffing shortages. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — School days are all about routine, but starting Monday, that routine is disrupted for many Virginia Beach parents. “The problem continued to escalate with staffing, pulling staff here and there just to make the numbers work,” said Julie […]

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Grants support innovative school programs | News, Sports, Jobs

SUPPORT – Three teachers from the Harrison Hills City School District received $ 600 in best practice grants from the Jefferson County Educational Service Center at the school board meeting on Thursday. Pictured, left to right, JCESC Director of Special Education Amber Fomenko with educators Alisha Steele, Jaclyn Cottrell and Susan Macenczak. – Contributed CADIZ […]

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United Way School Programs to Become County’s Second Recipient of ARPA Money | News

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Montana Family Farms: Farm-to-school programs expand along supply chain, staff shortage issues | ABC Fox Bozeman

Noah Schmick Wake Up Montana LIVINGSTON, Mont. – The national movement to take locally grown food straight from the farm to school lunch plates called “Farm to School” is gaining momentum in Montana due to chain issues. supply and staff shortages caused by the implications of COVID-19. Montana farm-to-school coordinator Aubree Roth said more than […]

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Governor Ducey announces $ 375,000 to support after-school programs

Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience health care. Governor Doug Ducey announced $ 375,000 for after-school programs that help promote healthy choices and encourage social engagement among children in rural areas and underserved communities. “Organizations like First Tee are helping our state put in place new safety nets to support vulnerable children and […]

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New Grant Now Available to Help Build Farm-to-School Programs in Washington State | Local

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) has opened the application for the new farm-to-school purchase grants. The grants are available to schools, daycares, and summer meal program operators for the purchase and use of Washington-grown foods in infant nutrition programs. More information on this new grant program and links to the application […]

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Learning Center Expands Greenbrier After School Programs | West Virginia News

By BOBBY BORDELON, West Virginia Daily News LEWISBURG, Va. (AP) – After-school programs, including 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants, have grown in Greenbrier County in recent years. At the Greenbrier County School Board meeting on Tuesday, November 9, Vicky Cline, Director of Technology, Assessment and Accountability of the School System, explained what grant programs […]

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YMCA Temporarily Closes 13 Before and After School Programs Due to Low Staff Levels

INDIANAPOLIS – A shortage of applications is coming and there is an urgent need for staff for the YMCA’s before and after school programs. YMCA officials say they offer about 105 youth development programs in the greater Indianapolis area. However, 13 of those programs with the lowest number of registrations will temporarily close by next […]

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Columbia After School Programs Feel Pandemic Pinch in Enrollment and Staff | Education K-12

As the pandemic hangover continues, after-school programs are feeling the effects of staff shortages and low enrollment across Colombia. Adventure Club, an after-school program based in elementary school cafeterias, is experiencing significant staff shortages, according to Greta Hake, the club’s programming and program coordinator. “Compared to the number of employees last year, Adventure Club has […]

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Watch Now: Fit-2-Serve Continues Coles County School Programs, Appoints Interim Principal | Education

Fit-2-Serve Board Member Kayla Kerner talks about the future plans of this non-profit community service organization. READ MORE HERE. ROB STROUD, JOURNAL GAZETTE & TIMES-COURIER MATTOON – A team of volunteers spent Wednesday morning teaching a kindergarten class at Riddle Elementary School about the life cycle of pumpkins through storytelling, crafts and other hands-on activities. […]

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NCLUSD Seeks to Revamp Before and After School Programs | Community

The Newman Crows Landing Unified School District hosted a team conference on Saturday to discuss how to most effectively run the before and after school programs at Yolo Middle School. It was an opportunity for all the staff of five schools representing several out-of-school time programs to be together and build a community, to acquire […]

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Amesite powers successful high school programs in Detroit that deliver 100% retention in technical subjects

DETROIT, November 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — amesite Inc.. (NASDAQ:AMST), the leading artificial intelligence software company providing a cloud-based learning platform and content creation services for learning and development for businesses, universities, organizations at nonprofit and government agencies, today announced successful and expanding programs for its partner, the College of Engineering of Wayne State University. For […]

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Late Richard Siegel’s investment pays off for school programs

By KEITH RYAN CARTWRIGHTRutherford County Schools By all accounts, the late Richard Siegel was a simple man. Those who knew him say the Rutherford County farmer, who died on January 2, 1998, never imagined the Richard Siegel Foundation would become what it is today. The foundation recently approved scholarships totaling $75,000 for Rutherford County graduates […]

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ARCHS awards $2.5 million for after-school programs | Awards

Area Resources for Community and Human Services (ARCHS) awarded $2.5 million in funding to provide free after-school programs to 1,900 students at 29 locations in the Jennings and Saint Louis public school districts. Grants are awarded to Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, Boys and Girls Club Gene Slay, Hopewell Center, Northside Youth […]

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New on-site after-school programs are coming to schools in Trenton and Ewing

Dignitaries and special guests, as well as key donors cut the ribbon last week to celebrate the opening of six (6) new after-school Boys and Girls Club (BGC) program sites at three (3) Trenton schools and three (3) Ewing Schools. The inauguration took place as part of BGC’s after-school program at Grant Elementary School, on […]

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ARCHS awards $2.5 million for after-school programs | Business

Area Resources for Community and Human Services (ARCHS) awarded $2.5 million in funding to provide free after-school programs to 1,900 students at 29 locations in the Jennings and Saint Louis public school districts. ARCHS has awarded grants to the following organizations: -Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Saint-Louis -Gene Slay’s Boys and Girls Club -Northside […]

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High School Programs Receive Contributions from the San Gorgonio Education Foundation | Schools

The San Gorgonio Education Foundation awarded two programs at Banning High School contributions of $1,000. Councilor Janelle Poulter used her donation to purchase t-shirts, given to students as an incentive to complete college financial aid applications and encourage them to consider education beyond high school; and Kelly Daly, the coordinator of the Building Assets, Reducing […]

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Marty Pollio Answers Your Questions About JCPS Magnetic School Programs

In the wake of the Courier Journal’s special feature, “Magnetic Pull: a survey of magnet schools”, Jefferson County Public Schools Superintendent Marty Pollio will meet with The Courier Journal to answer your questions. The Q&A with Pollio will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 4 and will be streamed live on www.courier-journal.com. It […]

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3-year medical degree programs prepare students for residency with less debt, study finds

According to an October 25 report, graduates of the accelerated pathway program can be just as prepared for residency training and have less debt than those in traditional programs. news statement from the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine citing an August 10 study published in the Journal of Academic Medicine. Researchers analyzed responses from more […]

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After-school programs will need new funding in 21-22

After-school programs can be as important to working families as the school day itself. This makes funding for these programs, like 21st Century Community Learning Centers, essential. But public funding for the program, which was due to end last year but was extended until June, will run out at the end of the school year. […]

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The cost of A+ after-school programs will increase to deal with COVID and staffing challenges

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — The state Department of Education announced Friday that monthly fees for A+ After School programs will increase for the next school year. The Department of Education said the fee will be increased from $120 to $200 to address budget impacts related to COVID-19, increased operational costs and staffing issues. The DOE said […]

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Changing COVID protocols for after-school programs

KENNEBUNK, Maine – As efforts to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic continue, the RSU 21 School Board has sent a letter to the Maine Department of Education asking for a change in how transmissions of the virus are classified for students attending after-school programs in local school buildings. According to October 14 letter of the school […]

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Tim Reid: After-school programs like Bright Futures for Youth are needed now more than ever

Young people in Nevada County are in critical need of support and education, especially over the past 18 months which have set them back educationally and emotionally. Nevada County students suffered trauma and extreme socio-emotional strain. We have seen an increase in the number of students being admitted to hospital, an increase in negative behaviors […]

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Farm-to-school programs grow with WNESU | Community News

BRATTLEBORO – Chroma Technology is expanding farm-to-school programs across the Windham Northeast Supervisory Union (WNESU) this school year by being the lead farm-to-school donor for Food Connects, a nonprofit organization Brattleboro-based nonprofit serving Windham County Schools. The Food Connects Farm to School program focuses on the “three Cs” of farm to school — classrooms, cafeterias […]

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After-school programs for K-8 in November

through Beth to October 19, 2021 Above: Looking to enroll your kids for after-school activities next month? Registration is open for creative, educational and sports activities. (scroll down for photo credits)* This is the last week of fall RAP classes. Fortunately, registration is already open for the “Fall 2” series of after-school recreational programs. Classes […]

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Grant to help NMSU STEM Outreach Center expand after-school programs

Adriana M. Chavez LAS CRUCES – The STEM Outreach Center at New Mexico State University has been awarded a five-year grant totaling $26.5 million to continue and expand support for after-school programs in school districts of the counties of Doña Ana, Grant and Hidalgo. The Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Center grant, offered […]

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Boo2Bullying’s 3rd Annual Boo Ball to Benefit School Programs

Local non-profit association Boo2Bullying (B2B) will hold its 3rd annual Boo Ball at the Palm Springs Air Museum on Saturday, October 30 from 6-10 p.m. Tickets are on sale now for $125 at https://bit.ly/3m0NZKV. The event will feature surprise celebrities as well as musical performances by Jamie Miller from The Voice UK, jack griffo and […]

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River Music Experience brings the power of music to after-school programs with “InTune”

Music is a powerful force in many people’s lives, and the Davenport-based company River music experience brings that power to after-school programs in a new educational effort. The “InTune” program – which launched this week – is rooted in “the belief that music is a powerful way to get allowed with our identities, build trust, […]

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Three-year medical school programs are on the rise. here’s why

Editor’s note: The opinions expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the AAMC or its members. When Brit Trogen, MD, decided to become a doctor, she had no doubts that she wanted to pursue an education in pediatrics. Trogen had written about childhood illnesses as a science journalist in Canada and […]

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New York City to phase out gifted and talented public school curricula critics call racist

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday unveiled a plan to phase out gifted and talented programs for elementary students that many educators say discriminate against black and Hispanic children enrolled in the largest public school system. from the country. It will be replaced by a program called “Brilliant NYC” which will broaden […]

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A+ After School programs scramble to fill vacancies to meet growing waitlist

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Honolulu YMCA oversees about half of Oahu’s A+ After School programs. Most of them operate on elementary school campuses. “We have 59 locations across Oahu. At present, 54 of them are operating,” said Cassidy Inamasu, executive director of Y’s Atherton branch. There are 2,785 children enrolled in Y A+ sites, but […]

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How school programs strengthen student leadership in local communities | To open

As students navigate to find their voice in today’s society, there is a need for educators to be equipped with the resources necessary to build leadership and self-expression. These skills give students the ability to lead beyond the classroom and make a real difference now and in the future. The free tools provided by the […]

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Kids Can expands elementary and middle school after-school programs

This semester, Kids Can is excited to partner with NMSU STEM Outreach Center, Las Cruces Public Schools, Gadsden Independent School District, and Hatch Valley Schools. We share our newly created program with certified teachers and educational assistants throughout Doña Ana County and ask them to facilitate our after-school programs with the support of our amazing […]

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Invest in after-school programs, lifelines for Virginia families – The Virginian-Pilot

Dr. Daryle Rodgers, CPRP, CGW is the after-school time coordinator for Hampton City Schools. (HANDOUT) The United States is expected to add 11.9 million jobs by 2030, according to projections released this month by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. The health care sector will create the most jobs. These projections align with the Virginia […]

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Participation in SCSD2 after-school programs remains high | Local News

SHERIDAN — More than 70 percent of middle school and high school students currently participate in some form of afterschool group, according to a report from Sheridan County School District 2 officials. The report was presented to members of the SCSD2 board of directors during a working session on Monday. “There’s a lot going on […]

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NYPL to offer new back-to-school programs in Bronx – Bronx Times

Starting September 20, 2021, the New York Public Library will launch a series of new in-person educational programs, including multiple branches in the Bronx. Photo courtesy of Getty Images Subscribe to our amNY Sports e-Newsletter to get news and match coverage for your favorite teams Starting Monday, September 20, the New York […]

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From tutoring to after-school programs and skill-based pilot assessments: How North Carolina plans to spend its COVID relief funds for schools

register here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. Jhe Ministry of Education finally approved North Carolina’s plan to spend federal COVID-19 funds for schools on Monday. The state received its initial $2.4 billion allocation from the U.S. Bailout Elementary and Secondary Schools Emergency Relief Fund in March. Monday’s […]

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Offering after-school programs and open labs, DSU opens new STEM K-12 outreach center – St George News

ST. GEORGE — Offering hands-on learning opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math, Dixie State University’s K-12 STEM Outreach Center officially opened Thursday after a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Atwood Innovation Plaza . Outreach Center staff and university administration surround a young woman from STEM programs who was invited to cut the ribbon during Thursday’s […]

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Problems with Canton’s high-risk after-school programs

The state Department of Education has deemed the Canton Public School District’s federally funded after-school program to be high-risk and could require the district to reimburse approximately 42,000 federal dollars, according to a recent report. The federal programs compliance report came months after a Mississippi Today article highlighted problems in the district, including complaints from […]

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High School Programs Offer West Michigan Students a Pathway to Manufacturing Careers

Ahen the new class of students arrived at Northview Next this year, they may have noticed new advanced manufacturing training tools. An alternative school with an enrollment of 35 students that is part of Northview Public Schools, Northview Next is now home to a fabrication lab, with six different machines that provide training in everything […]

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Summer school programs aimed at catching up and re-engaging students | Education

While math, reading, and writing still have a place in summer school, this year’s expanded programs are also packed with science experiments, gardening, and time to socialize, thanks to federal funding earmarked for the summer learning. After a year of disrupted learning and estrangement from friends, Kelso’s new summer school program aims to catch up […]

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Local schools and after-school programs join forces to ‘accelerate’ learning this summer

Sponsored Bold Goals Academy students and teachers at Oliver Elementary School in Birmingham on July 7, 2021. Photo via United Way This summer, the United Way of Central Alabama and partner agencies, such as the YMCA of Greater Birmingham, AG Gaston Boys and Girls Cluband Boys and Girls Club of Central Alabama— launched an innovative […]

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Student supports school programs with money raised through business

Through the Critts Cares program, a shoe company that encourages and supports creative programs for children, Carter Waugh, student and business owner of Bear Branch Intermediate, donated $365 to the school. “I donated because I want to give back to my community because it’s really important to me,” he said. “Critts for All Critters is […]

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Wharton Summer High School Programs 2021 Move Online

The Wharton Global Youth Program at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania has announced that its 2021 Wharton Summer High School residential programs will move entirely online. “While progress has been made around the world against the coronavirus, there is still a lingering risk to student safety and significant limits to our ability […]

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High School Programs | Maryland Smith

KJ Hughes, Faculty Director KJ Hughes ’14 & ’20, a sports and entertainment industry veteran, has been the Faculty Director of the Smith Sports and Entertainment Business program since 2018. Hughes is the founder and managing partner of the Washington, DC-based Relentless Management Group, an adjunct professor at the Smith School of Business, and a […]

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Wharton Summer High School programs are open for business

The Wharton Global Youth Program at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania is thrilled to announce that its 2021 Wharton Summer High School lineup is now open. High school students interested in taking Wharton courses—currently offered both online and at the Wharton campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania—are encouraged to visit the Wharton Summer High […]