America After 3PM surveyed parents in Kansas to examine how children spend the hours between 3 and 6 p.m.—the hours after school ends and before parents typically return home from work. The report highlights the trends in afterschool program participation, documents the benefits associated with participation in afterschool programs, and measures public support for afterschool programs.
The Afterschool Alliance offers funding tools, expert advice, and a funding database in order to help afterschool programs secure long-term sustainability.
The Wallace Foundation offers an out-of-school time cost calculator to determine the costs of a variety of options for high-quality afterschool programs.
Afterschool Evaluation 101 is a Harvard Family Research Project publication on evaluation in out-of-school time programs. The toolkit is structured in a series of nine steps to walk you through the entire evaluation process.
The Kansas Enrichment Network and the Missouri Afterschool Network jointly convened the 2014 SySTEM Strategic Planning Session to elevate STEM learning for future workforce needs.