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 »
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 »
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 »
Last month, we reported our FY19 impact numbers for the year spanning July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019. As part of our mission, we help support and empower afterschool, summer and expanded learning programs and one major way that we do this is by providing them with professional development opportunities. Leaders from at least… Read more »
Here at Vermont Afterschool, our mission is to support organizations in providing quality afterschool, summer, and expanded learning experiences for Vermont’s children and youth.
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).
We are thrilled to share that Robin Katrick has joined the Vermont Afterschool team as our new Youth and Community Health Coordinator.