Vermont Afterschool Conference: Registration is Open!

Planning to attend the Vermont Afterschool Conference on November 1st at the Stoweflake Mountain Resort? Online registration is open and rates will go up on October 1st, so pick out your workshop choices and register online today! Some workshops will be limited in size–don’t delay to get your first choice selection and the early bird… Read more »

LIRA + LEAD = Two great training opportunities

We have a couple of incredible training opportunities for afterschool leaders who are looking to advance their skills and learning. LEAD 1.0 This four-part series is for leaders of licensed programs in the afterschool field in Vermont. The Leadership, Exploration, And Development (LEAD) program will provide afterschool professionals with the tools to hone their strengths… Read more »

Data Digest 15: Fights and Feelings of Safety at School

Happy new school year, everyone! For this month’s data digest, we are looking again at the results from the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Study (YRBS) to try to determine whether participation in afterschool activities might affect students’ feelings of school safety and as well as how frequently students get into fights. In past digests, we… Read more »

Celebrate Summer Learning Week: July 8-12

Ask educators in any part of the country and they will tell you there’s no debate: summers matter for children, youth, families, and education. That’s why the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) will lead the country in National Summer Learning Week (July 8 – 12, 2019).

Welcome, Robin!

We are thrilled to share that Robin Katrick has joined the Vermont Afterschool team as our new Youth and Community Health Coordinator.