I'm very happy to share this online community with you, our talented and hard-working 21st Century afterschool professionals. We've developed this entire website based on what you're telling us you need to create engaging afterschool programs. The site will help you connect and share resources with your colleagues, provide professional development and technical assistance opportunities, and offer tools for improving your program practices. Thank you for joining us!

Director, Office of Academic Improvement Programs
U.S. Department of Education
Office of Elementary & Secondary Education

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Collaborating with Families and the Community

Earlier this month, Y4Y hosted a panel discussion and webinar on building an advisory board and collaborating with your parents and community members to support students and activities. Follow the link to hear the panelists’ authentic and practical approaches for establishing and... Read More »

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Y4Y Panel Discussion on Creating Parent-Community Advisory Boards

Don’t miss this chance to learn how to mobilize parents and local resources for your site! Join Y4Y on April 7 as we look at how parent-community advisory boards can deepen family and community engagement for 21st CCLC programs.

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Cost: FREE

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