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Check out the latest news about NAA and special announcements pertinent to the field of afterschool.

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 00:00

Committing to Health

Five years ago, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) embarked on a mission to change the way park and recreation agencies look at health and wellness during out-of-school time.

Published in Executive Extra

Continuous program improvement requires reflection on professional practices to identify strengths and recognize areas for future growth.

Are you are interested in becoming a Certified Healthy Out-of-School Time Trainer? Do you live in Arkansas, Colorado, Kentucky, North Carolina, Nevada, Maryland, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee,Texas, Utah or Virginia? Complete the online application by Friday, September 29, 2017.

Published in News
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 07:56

Flip the Switch on Screen Time

Did you know that in addition to improved health, physical activity actually supports better learning in school? When kids are physically active, they perform better academically, have better attendance, and their behavior improves. Awesome, right?