For the first time, America After 3PM focuses exclusively on the rural communities that encompass 72 percent of the country, from demand for afterschool in rural America to the unique strengths and challenges of rural programs.
Report National & State Data Infographics
America After 3PM spans a decade of data chronicling how children spend the hours between 3 and 6 p.m. — the hours after school ends and before parents typically return home from work.
The afterschool blog on the latest research, resources, funding and policy on expanding quality afterschool and summer learning programs for children and youth. Read the latest.
Get your kids involved in afterschool: Locate programs in your community and learn what to look for to identify high-quality programs.
Bringing quality afterschool and summer learning programs to children and families in need.
Changing perspectives. Shaping lives.
Afterschool programs are a perfect environment for mentoring of young people.
Are You Ready to Assess Social and Emotional Development?Thursday, May 5, 2016 Register
Learn to Speak "STEM-ish": Finishing the Reframed Story of Afterschool STEMTuesday, May 3, 2016 Register
Afterschool in Rural Communities: What You Need to KnowThursday, Apr 28, 2016 Watch
The Framework for K-12 Science Education: What does it mean for afterschool?Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 Watch
Even though everyday life surrounds us with obvious STEM applications, it can still be challenging to make the case for meaningful reforms in STEM learning. It's harder still when it comes to afterschool settings.
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