NAA hosts a variety of events for the afterschool community, each designed to encourage networking, education, and advocacy for the field.

2022 NAA Convention

NAA22 STD Update

The stakes are high! As afterschool professionals and leaders, you're equipping yourself or others to prepare young people for a world we can only imagine. Come share your ideas and explore innovative and proven practices. Challenge yourself to explore new perspectives, make key connections, and build lasting relationships that will strengthen the afterschool field and the profession. Are you ready to go all-in?  


Make the Case!

The NAA22 Convention will bring together the afterschool field in UNITY with commUNITY for a can’t miss opportUNITY. Our Make the Case Guide offers three steps to help you advocate for participating. pdf Use this guide (102 KB)  to garner the support and approval that you need!


Save the Date for Future NAA Convention dates and locations:
March 19 – 22, 2023 – Orlando, FL – Gaylord Palms
March 17 – 20, 2024 – Dallas, TX – Hyatt Regency Dallas
March 9-12, 2025 - Nashville, TN - Gaylord Opryland