News

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

The Power of Afterschool Now!

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 00:00

Everywhere, there's news of violence. Youth and community lives are valuable and deserve more than our reactive reassurances. As afterschool professionals and leaders, when do we say "enough"?

Calling All Afterschool Experts! Afterschool Expert Hub’s Winter Selection Is Now Open.

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 11:39

We are looking for expert professionals for the National AfterSchool Association's Afterschool Expert Hub, powered by Catalyst:Ed—a technology-enabled service connecting afterschool and out-of-school-time (OST) providers and partners with expertise both within and outside the National AfterSchool Association network for their short-term, mission-critical needs.

Application Period Now Open for the NAA Next Generation Leadership Institute

Thursday, 18 January 2018 00:00

Applications are being accepted for the spring 2018 session of the NAA Next Generation Leadership Institute (NGLI).

Funding Will Address the “Homework Gap” Identified in New Report

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 00:00

Report Identifies Need to Increase Digital Learning Opportunities and Technology Access to Bridge the "Homework Gap"

Today's Joint Support of Program Quality

Thursday, 12 October 2017 00:00

Providing afterschool programs and organizations with a roadmap for creating quality environments in which young people thrive is important. That's why NAA and the Council on Accreditation are joining together to affirm the continuation of afterschool accreditation.

SEL In a Trump World

Tuesday, 03 October 2017 11:16

Presented by Gina Warner, President & CEO of the National Afterschool Association
October 20-21, 2017
California DREAM'n (Determination-Resilience-Empowerment-Achievement-Motivation)
Sacramento, California

Programs that Matter. Because You Matter.

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 07:15

All of us at Every Monday Matters are thrilled to share that we have now reached over 800,000 students with our YOU MATTER K-12 Curriculum and Club programs. Even better, these students represent 49 states and six countries ... in just two short years.

Become a Certified Healthy Out-of-School Time Trainer

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 09:00

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.

Join the Celebration and Advocate for Afterschool

Tuesday, 05 September 2017 10:27

Mark your calendars: October 26, 2017, is the 18th annual Lights On Afterschool. Launched in October 2000, Lights On Afterschool is the only nationwide event celebrating afterschool programs and their important role in keeping kids safe, inspiring them to learn and helping working families.

Page 2 of 8