Afterschool In Action: How Innovative Afterschool Programs Address Critical Issues Facing Middle School Youth
This compendium, contains a series of four Issue Briefs examining critical issues facing middle school youth, schools and communities, and the vital role afterschool programs play in addressing these issues. The four briefs address: aligning afterschool with the regular school day; bullying prevention; service learning; and promoting literacy. The compendium also includes profiles of successful programs and a discussion of the MetLife Foundation Afterschool Innovator Awards.
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