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School programs for educators | Will County Forest Preserve District

The Forest Preserve District of Will County offers hands-on learning that integrates science, social studies, history, art, math, and language arts. Excursions A day trip typically lasts four hours, unless other arrangements have been made. The duration includes the duration of one to two programs, the site introduction, lunch, bathroom time and a recap of […]

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Clark partners with the Fuller Foundation to support after-school programs – Clark Now

Principal Daniel St. Louis ’00, M.Ed. ’01, welcomes students from University Park Campus School. Clark University announced a $100,000 donation from the George F. and Sybil H. Fuller Foundation of Worcester to fund after-school programs and field trips for students in the University Park Campus School (UPCS) over the next two years, starting in September […]

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YMCA of Metro Atlanta Announces Opening of After-School Program Registration

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) — The YMCA of Metro Atlanta announced on Monday that enrollment is open for its after-school programs for the 2022-2023 school year. While serving 75 elementary schools in the Atlanta metro area, the after-school program will focus on academic success and social growth. Y After-school sessions vary by school district and are […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL: Before and After School Programs

RRPS SAFE before and after school program for elementary school students Rio Rancho Public Schools Before and After School Program, Sstudents Ato succeed FWhere Excellence (SAFE), is preparing to welcome students for the start of the school year. Parents interested in enrolling their students in SAFE and who are not already enrolled should visit the […]

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Lessons, dance, music and sports

In our guide, you’ll find a variety of in-person and virtual after-school activities and programs in Atlanta to keep kids engaged after class or during school vacations. Extracurricular activities round out your child’s educational experience. Art Callanwolde Center for Fine ArtsDiscover creativity! Art in the Afternoon programs for teens and children […]

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Helping Panda launches two new back-to-school programs

The Helping Panda is launching two back-to-school programs. “The Helping Panda Inc. is pleased to announce that we will be donating back to school backpacks,” said Paige Sneath, owner of The Helping Panda Inc. and personal support worker. . “We will be donating fully packed backpacks to five families in the Wallaceburg community, including Walpole. […]

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7 Unique Afterschool Programs You’ve Never Heard Of

Of course, your child may benefit from ballet lessons or joining an after-school baseball league. (Solid picks, both.) But these days, extra-curricular activities are only limited by your imagination. Your child could spend their afternoon learning how to felt, for example, or how to make cheese, dance flamenco, or create their own website — or […]

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Biden admin threatens to suspend nutrition assistance for school programs that don’t follow ‘gender identity’ policy

Attorney General Paxton has joined 22 attorneys general in a lawsuit filed against the Biden administration’s new gender discrimination guidelines for schools and programs that receive federal nutrition assistance. Image for illustrative purposes – Advertising – Texas Border Affairs Attorney General Ken Paxton AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Paxton has joined 22 attorneys general in […]

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Brooklyn After School Programs | NYMetroParents

Make sure your kids learn after the bell by enrolling in after-school programs in Brooklyn. Don’t wait any longer, register online. Afterschool programs in Brooklyn are a fun and educational way for kids to learn new skills and meet new friends at the end of the school day. Whether your child is interested in dance, […]

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After-school programs face a perfect storm of staffing and funding issues, survey finds

After-school program providers are grappling with a host of issues as they prepare for the 2022-23 school year. At the top of the list, attract and retain employees and generate enough funds to stay afloat, according to a new survey. To understand just how serious these issues are in the United States, the EdWeek Research […]

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Online after-school programs that encourage creativity

The State Library of New South Wales launched two online after-school programs during the pandemic; artistic club and Young Authors Club. Art Club is for kids who want to learn and create art. It encourages participants to engage with art collecting and create their own artwork in response. The Young Writer’s Club helps children and […]

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Education Foundation awards $86,000 to eight school programs

Eight Northampton Public Schools programs have received a total of $86,411 in grants from the Northampton Education Foundation’s 16th Annual Endowment Awards, the largest payout given to schools in the district in a single cycle. Grantee programs range from learning initiatives such as Take it Outside! from the Hitchcock Center! program, which was piloted in […]

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CHANCELLOR BANKS ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS – The Indian Panorama

Schools Chancellor David C. Banks on June 23 announced A School Without Walls, a new NYCDOE high school program that offers students a new way to learn through hybrid and virtual school pathways. A school without walls program will provide hybrid, all-virtual pathways to 200 soaring 9th graders this fall NEW YORK (TIP): Schools Chancellor […]

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Parents and students fear school programs will be cut in DeKalb County

DECATUR, Ga. (CBS46) – School may be closed for the summer, but these kids are still learning an important civics lesson. Briarlake Elementary School student Vienna Hardy says, “I feel like I’m never going to solve this problem because I’m 8 years old and I can’t do anything and nobody listens to me .” Hardy […]

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School programs help Afghan children thrive in Canada

OTTAWA (ON), June 24, 2022 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada continues to work hard to resettle at least 40,000 Afghan nationals as quickly and safely as possible. Since August 2021, Canada hosted a total of 16,270 Afghan refugees, including more than 3,800 school-aged children. As we celebrate the end of the school year, we […]

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NYC will offer virtual and hybrid high school programs: Here’s how to apply

STATEN ISLAND, NY — New York City is offering high school students across the city a new way to learn — through hybrid and virtual school pathways. Schools Chancellor David Banks on Thursday announced the Department of Education’s (DOE) new high school program called “A School Without Walls,” which gives students the independence of remote […]

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Michigan Summer School Programs Expand

The struggle to rebuild school communities after two years of uncertainty in the age of the pandemic. Michigan students looking to have fun and catch up on missed learning this summer have a lot more choices than usual. Districts have once again beefed up their summer programming, from credit recovery to robotics and sports-focused camps. […]

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CSDE awards $8.7 million in ARP ESSER funding to after-school programs through Expansion and Enhancement Grants

Press Releases 06/22/2022 CSDE awards $8.7 million in ARP ESSER funding to after-school programs through expansion and enhancement grants (Hartford, Connecticut) – The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) is pleased to announce that more than $8.7 million in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP ESSER) funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of […]

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Federal money allowing Wichita School District to offer free summer programs

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) — With summer school underway this month in nearly a third of public school buildings in Wichita, programs are free for students thanks to federal money given to school districts. The federal dollars are called the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER) or COVID Relief Fund. Wichita Public Schools received […]

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Victoria Public Schools programs under threat as parents’ voluntary fees plummet

King said public schools rely on parental contributions to provide activities that enrich their children’s curriculum. Without them, learning can be “pretty bland and beige,” she said. “Learning is free, teaching is free, but experiments are not, they cost money,” King said. “Schools are given a budget with provisions for staff and minimal maintenance of […]

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Local summer school programs thrive

Ozark County students bask in summer school. Area schools are reporting good enrollment and numerous learning and special activities. “We had a wonderful summer session,” said Sherry Ross, administrator of Dora’s summer school. “We started on May 23 and will end on June 15.” Ross said Dora has 120 K-12 students enrolled in the summer […]

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Garden Gala brings the Ocean Knoll community together to support school programs

After two long years apart, the Ocean Knoll Elementary School community came together for the recent Garden Gala. About 250 parents and teachers attended the event, first held at the Encinitas Union School District Farm Lab, raising more than $30,000 to support school enrichment programs such as Spanish, yoga , farm and nutrition. The nutrition […]

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Man who ran after-school programs at South Bay school arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a minor

The 54-year-old martial arts studio operator, who also ran after-school classes for a San Jose elementary school, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated sexual assault of a minor, police said Tuesday. Ernest Ramirez was arrested this month in San Jose by the Silicon Valley Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, police said. He […]

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Anne Arundel will not offer before-school programs under new start times – Conduit Street

Anne Arundel County Schools will not hold before-school programs for the 2022-2023 school year, as part of the county’s broader strategy to reduce school start times with the cycle natural sleep patterns of adolescents. The upcoming 2022-2023 school year will not only see a change in start and end times for Anne Arundel County Public […]

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Never too young to fly: Can high school programs solve airline pilot shortages? | Nation

ADDISON, Texas – Clio Vazquez traded her upbringing in a high school classroom for a view of the runway and planes taking off at Addison Airport just north of Dallas. Between math, English and science, Vazquez, 14 spent the last three months at Rising Aviation High School study for a FAA Remote Pilot Certificate to […]

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After-school programs eligible for $50,000 and $25,000 grants | Guam News

Applications are now being accepted for two new grants as part of a federally funded, locally run child care expansion initiative. The new funding round focuses on funding private schools and community after-school programs. Governor Lou Leon Guerrero, who is seeking a second term, has touted the programs as ways to help children grow and […]

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Can high school programs solve the pilot shortage for airlines?

ADDISON — Cleo Vazquez traded her upbringing in a high school classroom for a view of the runway and planes taking off in Addison Airport just north of Dallas. Between math, English and science, Vazquez, 14 spent the last three months at Rising Aviation High School study for a FAA Remote Pilot Certificate to fly […]

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After-school programs, teachers can partner with students’ SEL

(Image credit: Boys & Girls Clubs of America © 2020 Mark Skalny/Mark Skalny Photography)Subscribe now to the FREE SmartBrief newsletter on special education. It is among the SmartBrief over 250 industry-focused newsletters. ________________________ Social-emotional learning helps develop self-awareness, self-control, and interpersonal skills that are essential for academic, career, and overall life success. As a social-emotional […]

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“Thank you Norman! » Executive Director of Business School Programs Norm Wilkinson Retires After 27 Years at WPI | Announcements | News

Norm Wilkinson, Executive Director of Business School Programs, joined WPI in 1995. As an expert in our programs, Norm worked diligently with our faculty and staff to ensure that our program offerings were exceptional and responded to the demands of students seeking to integrate business acumen with technological prowess. However, it was Norm’s work with […]

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Prince William Co. expands summer programs

Registration is now open for the new Prince William County Summer Enrichment Program and there are a few new offerings this year. Registration is now open for the new Summer Enrichment Program in Prince William County, Virginia, and there are new offerings this year. In addition to its traditional summer learning, the Office of Teaching […]

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Education company trying to increase participation in after-school programs

Imagine Darye Henry and San Pathak at a family gathering, in a corner strategizing. Henry and Pathak are brothers-in-law, but they’re also co-founders of an education company trying to get more students involved in after-school programs so they can find their passion. So, yes, sometimes there are discussions about work during family time. “Women don’t […]

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ROUNDUP: 3 School Programs Now Open or Upcoming in Tomball, Magnolia

My Forest Village Preschool is now open in Magnolia and offers hands-on learning. (Courtesy of My Forest Village Nursery School) Three new school programs for preschoolers and older are now open or will soon be available at Tomball and Magnolia, Community Impact Journal reported. 1. Southwinds Christian Academy will open on August 17 at 16811 […]

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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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Reviews | I’m a senior from Michigan and after-school programs have changed my life.

But for others, like me, after-school and summer programs came to the rescue. Having spent years learning through programs offered after the school day is over, I can personally attest to the remarkable things I have been able to learn. From my involvement in robotics to an internship at my local library, I have been […]

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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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Hospital crisis endangers U of M medical school programs

Manitoba’s hospital system is so overstretched that a national regulatory body has threatened to suspend some training because doctors are too busy to safely teach residents, the Free press has learned. No one expects the University of Manitoba to lose its reputation for training doctors, but hospital doctors say the regulatory warnings are a sign […]

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Coalition for Kids to Offer After-School Programs to County Students | Family

Coalition for Kids partners with schools in Washington County to provide after-school programs for students across the county. Jerry Boyd, the county schools superintendent, told the more than 200 donors who attended an annual fundraising luncheon at the Coalition for Kids facility in Johnson City on Tuesday that he was “excited” to work with the […]

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SC After-Curricular Programs Double ESSER Funds

COLUMBIA, SC (WCSC) — The South Carolina Department of Education is pumping millions into after-school programs across the state. In a press release, the department says it is partnering with the South Carolina Afterschool Alliance to distribute $14.5 million in ESSER money to programs across South Carolina. SCAA is the hub of after-school programs that […]

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After-school programs are key to supporting children

Likewise, Grade 8 students who struggled with math online when schools were closed or because they had to quarantine, are going to struggle with high school algebra and level math. superior. Summer and after-school programs are one way to help students catch up. By creating an opportunity to make up for lost time in class, […]

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Demand for after-school programs at an all-time high

Unmet demand for afterschool programs in Nebraska has reached an all-time high, according to a new national report from the Afterschool Alliance, which counted more than 60,000 children in the state left unsupervised after school. Edge Research conducted the survey for the Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit Alliance. It reflected responses in 2020 from more than 31,000 […]

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Youth Sports Alliance details transportation plan for after-school programs

The Youth Sports Alliance organizes after-school programs for students in grades one through nine. The programs introduce children to sports and healthy activities and include some local Olympians as alumni such as speed skater Casey Dawson, luge athlete Ashley Farquharson and Nordic combined competitor Jared Shumate. YSA serves more than 20 local schools in the […]

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Reviews | School voucher petition hurts Michigan school programs like CTE

That’s why I was very concerned and disappointed to learn of the latest school voucher petition that, if successful, would disinvest in our state’s public education. This proposal would reduce revenue for public school programs like ours that prepare students for successful careers. Instead, the voucher proposal would siphon off funding from private schools through […]

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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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Column by Barbara Haas: After-school programs have an invaluable impact | Columnists

By Barbara Haas Nearly a decade ago, business and community leaders joined forces with Richmond Public Schools to ask an important question: How can we work together to improve student success? This group designed NextUp RVA – a research-based, expanded learning model – designed to make a tangible difference in the city’s lagging middle school […]

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After-school programs introduce law enforcement careers to students

The Delaware Chapter of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives partners with DuPont and Delaware State Univ. on two new pilot programs for high school students. After-school programs at Howard High School in Wilmington and DSU’s Early College Charter School in Dover give students insight into the lives of police officers and first […]

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Philadelphia to provide $15 million for summer programs for all students, city also extends summer programming

While many children in Philadelphia have found themselves with little to no resources during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philadelphia Board of Education is looking to change that perspective this summer. It was announced Thursday, April 7 by Superintendent Dr. William Hite that the government will provide a $15 million financial boost to after-school programs. The […]

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Valley News – New provider steps up for after-school programs in Lebanon

Published: 04/11/2022 22:06:42 Modified: 04/11/2022 22:05:32 LEBANON – A new childcare service provider has pledged to support after-school programs in elementary schools across Lebanon after the previous organization providing the service announced last month that it would close its program, according to a press release. Immersion Montessori School, based in western Lebanon, is set to […]

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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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Metro launches new initiative to strengthen after-school programs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Thanks to the efforts of the Nashville Mayor’s Office, families can now use a new initiative in the city to find after-school child care. Nashville Mayor John Cooper’s office will partner with FUSE — a national nonprofit dedicated to helping local communities improve education and advance racial equity — to create […]

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DCS Board of Directors Approves Reading Camp and Summer School Programs

Members of the DeSoto County School District (DCS) Board of Trustees moved forward with two programs the school district offers to help students who need to catch up before their next school year. DCS has offered a third-grade reading camp and summer school in the past and those programs will continue following a vote of […]

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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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ESSER funding, yoga, games, gardening

ACUSHNET — After a typical school day on Thursday, 14 kindergarten and first-graders settled into an open hallway, rolled out their rubberized foam mats, and settled in for after-school yoga. It may have taken a few redirects (“Let’s not climb the wall,” “Put that on, please”), but within minutes, third-grade special education instructor and teacher […]

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Advocates call for more funding for after-school programs

David Gordon stays on the beat with his students. He is a music teacher, mentor and program manager for the Capital Region Boys & Girls Club. “Children miss the arts. They lack some practical things that I grew up with, like drums,” Gordon said. But like many after-school programs across the state, securing the necessary […]

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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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Shortage of staff leaves after-school programs with unmet demand | Texas News

By CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press 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 […]

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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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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 […]