December 2015

How can in-school staff and afterschool staff work together to grow Social and emotional learning in youth?

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December 2015

What can we do as afterschool staff and leaders to ensure that youth are gaining skills to succeed in the classroom and beyond? 

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December 2015

How can youth benefit from social and emotional learning (SEL) when it comes to the job market? 

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October 2015

Want to learn about the tools available to improve your afterschool program? 

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October 2015

How can data make a difference in your program? 

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October 2015

Want to learn more about how your program can connect with community schools?

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October 2015

How can advisory boards make an impact in your program? 

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October 2015

Want to learn more about the afterschool and expanded learning field? 

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September 2015

What opportunities for social and emotional learning (SEL) development can occur in afterschool settings? 

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July 2015

How can high-quality programs help participants learn, grow, and develop? 

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December 2014

It’s that time again! Time to revisit your program plan to see if you’re on the right track for the year. While you probably spent a considerable amount of time planning for the year, the importance of revisiting that plan can’t be overlooked. Now is the time to take a breath and think about what could be improved as you move into the new year. So, what should you be thinking about as you revisit your plan?
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July 2014

On May 21, 2014, we released the fourth edition of Beyond the Bell: A Toolkit for Creating Effective Afterschool and Expanded Learning Programs last month. So what is the Beyond the Bell Toolkit? The Toolkit is both a guide and a suite of professional development services and practical tools designed to help program leaders and their staff create and sustain high-quality, effective afterschool and expanded learning programs.

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