KENfabuLarryum!

KENfabuLarryum!

On August 5th, the Kansas Enrichment Network (Network) attended Lawrence’s annual Festival of Making and Creativity, the ConfabuLarryum at Free State High School. The free event brings together people from all ages and backgrounds to ignite their senses of wonder and...
House Appropriations Committee cuts afterschool by $191 million

House Appropriations Committee cuts afterschool by $191 million

Erik Peterson, Afterschool Alliance | July 20, 2017   The full House Appropriations Committee met for a marathon mark up of the FY2018 education-funding bill on July 19, starting at 9:30 a.m. and lasting late into the evening. The FY2018 Labor, Health and Human...
STEM Ready America: STEM in Afterschool

STEM Ready America: STEM in Afterschool

STEM Ready America is a compendium from 40 authors presenting bold and persuasive evidence—as well as real-world examples of effective practices, programs, and partnerships—on how science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) knowledge and skills are...
2017 Afterschool Educator Conference

2017 Afterschool Educator Conference

On April 1, over 150 afterschool professionals assembled from across the state of Kansas as well as the Kansas City metro area to make the 2017 Afterschool Educator Conference one of the most memorable to date. Utilizing the beautiful Regnier Hall on the University of...