Increasingly, researchers have been studying what works and what doesn’t in designing programs for young people. Their research can guide our work. In addition to the resources listed below, The Fannie Mae Foundation hosts www.gettingconnecteddc.com, which includes information and links to many excellent after-school resources.
Tools and resources for evaluating out-of-school-time (OST) programs, a database of OST evaluations, or studies about specific programs.
Some of the best and most up-to-date thinking in the field regarding attendance, summer learning, mentoring, curriculum and activity ideas, and more. You’ll find even more on these websites’ links to additional resources.
Websites that have a variety of resources and information worth exploring.