Your afterschool program sends messages to youth and families about inclusion. Everything from the language used in your marketing and print materials, to the pictures on the walls, to how staff approach individual participants.
The Saucony Run for Good Foundation is committed to improving the lives of children by helping to prevent and reduce childhood obesity.
As our collective consciousness shifts, we are seeing more diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives emerge locally and nationwide. We must be brave enough to talk openly about the role of white people, and other allies, in these efforts.
Though Stacey Abrams' professional title is lengthy, it hardly encapsulates the breadth of her credentials and experience.
Congress is back from its late summer recess, so it's a good time for an update on federal policy related to social and emotional learning (SEL), especially the learning that happens when school has just begun and young people are looking forward to new opportunities to grow, learn and have fun.
Early childhood is a wonderful time to sparks kids' interest in coding, robotics and engineering.
Over time, there has been an increased value placed on supporting children and youth as a whole in out-of-school time settings, whether through research, policy, or practice.