ERIC Number: ED499167
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 0
Here's How You Can Help
This "Afterschool Action Kit" contains tips on what the community can do to support afterschool programs. The kit is a useful tool for parents, community members or practitioners, and gives advice on finding or starting a quality program, identifying program needs and what resources to tap for help. The kit notes that Americans agree that afterschool programs keep kids safe, help working families and improve academic achievement. The Afterschool Alliance is dedicated to ensuring that every child has access to quality, affordable aftershool programs by the year 2010.
Descriptors: After School Programs, Community Centers, Program Effectiveness, Academic Achievement, Child Safety, Elementary School Students, Adolescents, Community Resources, Educational Resources, Resources, Parent Participation
Afterschool Alliance. 1616 H Street NW Suite 820, Washington, DC 20006. Tel: 202-347-1002; Fax: 202-347-2092; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.afterschoolalliance.org/resources.cfm
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Afterschool Alliance, Washington, DC.