President Trump’s Budget Eliminates 21st CCLC Funding

President Trump’s Budget Eliminates 21st CCLC Funding

President Trump released his fiscal year 2018 budget last week, which seeks to eliminate 19 agencies and 60 programs including the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) initiative. 21st CCLC funds local afterschool programs in all 50 states. Elimination of...
Day at the Capitol

Day at the Capitol

On Thursday, March 9, the Kansas Enrichment Network hosted the annual Day at the Capitol event. The Kansas Regional Afterschool Ambassadors, KC STEM Alliance, Olathe Northwest High School First Robotics team, Quincy Elementary Visual Arts Learning Academy, and Topeka...
21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant Announcement

21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant Announcement

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) is conducting a 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant competition. The Request for Applications (RFA) for both New Applicants and RE-Applicants are located on the KSDE website. Districts and organizations...
Lights On Afterschool 2016 – The Brightest one yet!

Lights On Afterschool 2016 – The Brightest one yet!

Lights On Afterschool (LOA) 2016 was the 17th annual national LOA event.  LOA is a the only nationwide event that celebrates out of school time education as well as the role they play in the lives of students, families, and communities.  The state of Kansas hosted...