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General Programming

WEBSITES

Afterschool Alliance Lights On
Afterschool Alliance promotes the celebration of Lights On each October and offers highlights from previous events as well as ideas and resources to plan future events. 

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
This website includes over 1600 federal teaching and learning resources, organized by subjects including history, language arts, math, science and others. 

PBS TEACHERS EDUCATION RESOURCE CENTER
PBS offers all Americans the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television and online content. On-line broadband access and digital media are dramatically changing the opportunities available to the nation’s educators. Our recent national educator survey (Grunwald, 2009) indicates that more teachers than ever before are turning to digital media resources to help their students understand concepts, practice new skills and engage in exciting, authentic learning experiences.

SEDL Afterschool Training Toolkit
This website offers research-based practices, sample lessons, video examples and resources in the areas of literacy, math, science, arts, technology and homework to support academic enrichment in afterschool.

You for Youth
This website, developed by the U.S. Department of Education, will help you connect and share resources with your colleagues, provide professional development and technical assistance opportunities, and offer tools for improving your afterschool program practices.

You for Youth: Aligning to the School Day
This website, developed by the U.S. Department of Education, will help you connect and share resources with your colleagues, provide professional development and technical assistance opportunities, and offer tools for improving your afterschool program practices.