Executive Extra

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

Reduce Staff Burnout by Providing the Right Tool

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 17:57

An unmanageable workload and lack of clarity around roles are two of the main factors that lead to staff burnout. Too much work and not enough time; being hired to care for children, then spending hours copying data from paper to computer ...

Program Staff Are Our Most Valuable Asset—Act Accordingly

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 15:20

Program staff are an afterschool program's greatest asset, yet many programs do not budget adequately for staff development.

10 NAA19 Sessions Leaders Won't Want to Miss!

Wednesday, 09 January 2019 00:00

Are you a current or emerging leader in the field of afterschool?

Funding the Future: Aim Higher!

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 16:35

Searching for more funding for professional development, programming or evaluation?

Journal of Youth Development: Youth Health and Well-Being

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 16:13

The National AfterSchool Association and the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents have published their latest issue of Journal of Youth Development (JYD.)

Rise Up! Passion. Purpose. Persistence.

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 16:01

NAA's Annual Convention is coming!

Five Ways to Lead Better and Keep Your Best Employees

Thursday, 11 October 2018 13:10

Out-of-school time leaders are perplexed by the turnover in the afterschool field.

The Genius of Play and NAA Partner to Launch the Play Ambassadors Program

Monday, 17 September 2018 11:44

NAA has announced its partnership with The Genius of Play, a nonprofit initiative dedicated to promoting the importance of play in children's learning and development, to unveil the Play Ambassadors Program.

The Systemic Disregard for Frontline Staff

Monday, 17 September 2018 00:00

As employees and human beings, staff members want to feel valuable and valued.

NAA Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Standards Streamlined in Version 2.0

Monday, 20 August 2018 10:35

Studies show that healthy, active children learn better, perform better academically and experience fewer behavioral problems.

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