ERIC Number: EJ583603
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Implementing Effective After-School Programs.
Fashola, Olatokunbo S.
Here's How, v17 n3 p1-4 Mar 1999
After-school programs provide youngsters with supervision, enriching experiences, and learning opportunities. Effective programs address children's academic, recreational, and cultural needs. Planners must train staff, volunteers, and administrators; create a structured academic program; align curricula; involve families and communities; evaluate the program; consider costs; and know what works. (MLH)
Descriptors: After School Programs, Community Involvement, Costs, Cultural Activities, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrichment Activities, Extended School Day, Guidelines, Parent Participation, Planning, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Recreational Activities, Training
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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