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.
You for Youth Click & Go’s include a mini-lesson, a podcast designed to expand knowledge, relevant tools and resources, as well as Frequently Asked Questions.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Characteristics of an Effective Health Education Curriculum
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have compiled a list of characteristics that reflect the high standards that should be in place for health education curricula. It is designed to serve as a guiding structure for any health-based programs.
The Afterschool Alliance has collected some common resources including start-up guides; resources on development, management, and curriculum-building; tools for funding and sustainability; up-to-date afterschool research; and state-specific resources.