Increasingly, researchers have been studying best practices in designing programs for young people. Their research guides our work.
Here are tools and resources for evaluating out-of-school-time programs, a database of OST evaluations or studies about specific programs.
Here are resources for promising practices with some of the best and most up-to-date thinking in the field regarding attendance, summer learning, mentoring, curriculum and activity ideas. You’ll find even more on these web sites’ links to additional resources.
National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning: