Virtual PD

NAA offers a variety of opportunities for professional development through meaningful content, conversations, and connections. These opportunities are designed to strengthen the afterschool workforce and youth program quality by ensuring afterschool professionals and leaders are equipped to support young people, families, and communities.

Webinar: Playlist to Adapt Your Afterschool and Summer Programming

BellXcel Web2

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 1:00pm EST

Join BellXcel and The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati for Playlist to Adapt Your Afterschool and Summer (or even school day!) Programming. This webinar covers:

  • Essential ingredients for remote learning: Lessons learned from BellXcel’s innovations for remote summer learning—including programmatic design, learning environment, social-emotional enrichment, outcome metrics, quality, and strong professional development
  • Summer success story: How the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati brought a strong summer remote learning experience to their community achieving scholar gains in Math and ELA
  • Innovating for afterschool: Applying our learning to strengthen onsite programs for school-aged distance learners

As an attendee, you will have access to our webinar content, BellXcel’s Remote Quality Reflection Tool, and a worksheet to guide your own adaptive playlist.



Damon Johnson, Senior Vice President, Community Engagement, BellXcel
Jorge Perez, CEO, YMCA of Greater Cincinnati
Trish Kitchell, Vice President of Youth Development, YMCA of Greater Cincinnati
Brita Nordin, Senior Vice President, Product Management, BellXcel

About BellXcel
BellXcel partners with schools and youth organizations to license its evidence-based all-in-one solution for K-8 summer and afterschool programming. A leading national nonprofit in youth development with nearly 30 years’ experience innovating proven educational solutions, BellXcel is changing the way its partners empower educators and reach exponentially more children and their families.