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What Do You Want to Learn More About This Year?

Tuesday, 03 January 2023 11:25

It’s a new year ripe with different opportunities to further foster development, provide education, and encourage advocacy for the out-of-school-time community. At NAA, we have a few focal points to cover, and we want to hear from you about what you are most interested in learning and experiencing in 2023.

Our main topics this year are:

National AfterSchool Association Convention 2023
NAA Convention is in Orlando, Florida, from March 19-22, 2023. NAA23 will be the ultimate charging station—powering human connections, inspired learning, and meaningful recognition for OST professionals.

OST Thriving Workforce Initiative
As the professional membership organization for those who work with or for youth in OST, NAA is defining the components of our profession’s identity as a knowledgeable, skilled, and essential workforce while promoting workforce advocacy through this initiative.

Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week
Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week is April 24-28, 2023! T An estimated 10.2 million children participate in afterschool programs each year. This week recognizes the hard work and commitment of afterschool professionals to make an impact in the lives of our youth.

What themes are you interested in? What subjects will help elevate your professional development? Do you have a topic you’re passionate about and want to share? Let us know by completing this quick form.