Afterschool Alliance

Read more about the new America After 3PM 2015 Kids on the Move report:
Kids on the Move: Read the full report
Kids on the Move: Executive summary

Policy & Action Center

Learn more about ESEA, Child Nutrition and other afterschool policy issues.

Learn more about the Elementary & Secondary Education Act and afterschool.

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Afterschool Leader Lauds HELP Committee Vote to Save Afterschool Funding: Statement of Jodi Grant, Executive Director, Afterschool Alliance (Apr 2015)

Schwarzenegger and Paige: Why Congress should keep funding afterschool programs (Washington Post) (Mar 2015)

Afterschool programs keep kids on the move toward good health (Mar 2015)

Atlanta Afterschool Program Wins National Award for Improving Literacy Skills of Middle School Student New American Pathways’ Bright Futures Afterschool Program Received First - Ever Dollar General Afterschool Literacy Award (Mar 2015)

Parents Report that Afterschool Programs Promote Healthy Eating, Physical Activity Low-Income Parents Especially Value Health Benefits Afterschool Programs Provide (Mar 2015)

Afterschool Leader Warns that House Education Proposal Could Be ‘Devastating’ for Afterschool Programming for America’s Children (Feb 2015)

Afterschool Leader Reacts to President's FY2016 Budget Proposals for Afterschool (Feb 2015)

Afterschool Leader Lauds Bipartisan Legislation Supporting Afterschool and Summer Learning Programs for America's Children (Jan 2015)

Afterschool Leader Warns that Senate Education Proposal Would Eliminate Essential Afterschool Programming for America's Children (Jan 2015)

New Report: Afterschool Programs Inspiring Students with a Connected Learning Approach (Jan 2015)

Afterschool Leader Lauds Senate Passage of the Child Care Development Block Grant, But Says Implementation Funding Will Be Essential (Nov 2014)

A million people rallied to keep the lights on after school (Oct 2014)

49 governors proclaim Lights On Afterschool Day (Oct 2014)

America After 3PM: New study on how kids spend their time after school (Oct 2014)

America After 3PM Special Report: Top 10 States for Afterschool (Oct 2014)

America After 3PM Special Report: the African-American Community (Oct 2014)

America After 3PM Special Report: the Hispanic Community (Oct 2014)

America After 3PM Special Report: Summer Learning (Oct 2014)

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The Afterschool Alliance is working to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs. Afterschool programs are critical to children and families today, yet the need for programs is far from being met. Learn more

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