Professional Development

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Research shows it: Quality afterschool programs make positive impacts on youth and well-prepared staff contribute to program quality.

Part of my job at NAA is to communicate the importance of quality.

Published in Executive Extra

When the Robert Bowne Foundation closed its doors on December 31, 2015, it was important to the board and staff members to share the lessons they had learned as a result of their 25 years of work with practitioners, organizations and other funders interested in building the capacity of out-of-school time (OST) programs.

Published in News
Tuesday, 07 June 2016 08:30

How Technology Saved a Fantastic Camp

Is Program Quality Enough?

Year after year, we're amazed by those who think outside the box to enrich kids' lives. Notions of what camp can be—or how an instructor can teach—keep expanding, thanks to the creative leadership and outstanding programs launched by these passionate, caring individuals.