Executive Extra

Monthly content focused on leadership exclusively for the Executive members of NAA.

Monday, 27 April 2020 00:00

Let's Talk the Future of Afterschool

"In these unprecedented times ..."

I don't know about you, but I have had more than a few emails lately that opened with that line.

Tuesday, 21 April 2020 09:43

Support in Response and Recovery

During a recent web conference with the Grantmakers for Education OST Funders Network, National AfterSchool Association President & CEO Gina Warner and Isabelle Mussard, leader of NAA's California State Affiliate, provided an update on the work being done in the afterschool field during the uncertain time of COVID-19.

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 10:45

SEL for Kids Begins with Adults

Research suggests structured, strengths-based afterschool programs that are coordinated with schools and communities and staffed with knowledgeable and competent adults are ideal settings to promote positive experiences and youth social and emotional development.

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 11:55

Outdo Yourself. How About Today?

To outdo yourself generally means to do something exceptional or superb—especially in relation to past efforts.

Published in Convention Articles

Part of my job at NAA is to communicate the importance of quality.

Part of my job at NAA is to communicate the importance of quality.

Published in Executive Extra
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 10:48

The State of Afterschool 2018

Spring 2017 was an uneasy time for Gina Warner and her team at the National AfterSchool Association (NAA).

Published in News

This is a transcript of the keynote address delivered in March 2018 by NAA President, Gina Warner, in recognition and celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the National Afterschool Association. The theme of NAA's 30th Anniversary Convention was "Leading the Charge: Be Bold, Be Brave, Be Brilliant"

WOW! What an amazing four days at the NAA 2018 Annual Convention in Atlanta! Here are some of the highlights.

Published in News
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 09:17

Go for the Gold: Mastering the Leadership Game

The XXIII Olympic Winter Games just wrapped up.

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