Virtual PD

NAA offers a variety of opportunities for professional development through meaningful content, conversations, and connections. These opportunities are designed to strengthen the afterschool workforce and youth program quality by ensuring afterschool professionals and leaders are equipped to support young people, families, and communities.

Virtual Professional Development

Thank you for your interest in these professional development opportunities from NAA! Some of the following are available to our Executive members only. If you are an Executive member, please proceed with logging in. If you aren’t and wish to join/upgrade, please click here.

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The Walking Classroom in Afterschool: An active, fun, academically enriching program that easily supports social distancing

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | 1:00 - 1:45 PM ET (12 PM CT, 11 AM MT, 10 AM PT)
For All Members

The Walking Classroom is a simple, effective, and engaging program that is easily implemented in afterschool for in-person, virtual and hybrid learning environments. Kids listen to fun, educational podcasts that align with content standards while they take a brisk walk. Every podcast is supported by a lesson plan and tons of supplemental resources.