Afterschool Webinars

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Latest Strategies for Bringing Health & Wellness to OST

Thu, Sep 20, 2018

Latest Strategies for Bringing Health & Wellness to OST

Research shows that parents want healthy options in out-of-school time. Adding fun activities, warm-ups, and healthy enrichment, as well as nutritious snacks and meals, is a great way to engage families and attract new students to your program. This webinar will introduce you to the newly refreshed National AfterSchool Association Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Standards (HEPA 2.0) and you’ll leave with resources to make your afterschool and summer programming inclusive, active, healthy, and fun.

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Healthy #AfterschoolWorks: Free Tools, Resources, & Strategies

Wed, Apr 26, 2017

Healthy #AfterschoolWorks: Free Tools, Resources, & Strategies

With so many competing priorities in afterschool, it’s easy for healthy eating and physical activity (HEPA) to become less of a focus, but a quality afterschool experience is a healthy afterschool experience. Join us as we explore free resources and tools to engage students and families while helping you tell the story that Healthy #AfterschoolWorks.

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Let's Hear It for the Girls: Supporting Girls in Afterschool

Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Let's Hear It for the Girls: Supporting Girls in Afterschool

In the past decade, girls in the U.S. have experienced rapid demographic, social, economic, and technological changes. In this webinar, a lead researcher from the Girl Scout Research Institute will present findings from their recently released report, The State of Girls, the first-of-its-kind report series to focus on the health and well-being of the 26 million girls in the U.S. Also featured in the webinar are speakers from Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas and Girls on the Run International, who will each discuss strategies their programs employ.

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Lights On Afterschool: Promoting Healthy Eating & Physical Activity

Tue, Aug 30, 2016

Lights On Afterschool: Promoting Healthy Eating & Physical Activity

Are you looking for ways to make sure that your Lights On Afterschool event showcases how afterschool programs can keep kids healthy and active by incorporating the Healthy Eating and Physical Activity (HEPA) standards? In this webinar, we’ll make sure that you have all the ideas, tools, and resources you need to plan an event that shows the important role that afterschool programs play in keeping kids healthy and active before and after the school bell rings.

 
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Supporting Grieving Children in Afterschool & Summer Learning Programs

Thu, Jun 9, 2016

Supporting Grieving Children in Afterschool & Summer Learning Programs

The vast majority of children experience the death of a close family member or friend by the time they complete high school. In this webinar, we will help out-of-school professionals learn basic skills in how to talk with and support students as they struggle to understand and cope with a loss in their lives.  

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ESSA: Opportunities for Community-School Partnerships

Tue, Mar 29, 2016

ESSA: Opportunities for Community-School Partnerships

This webinar will focus on Title IV of ESSA and opportunities for community-school partnerships such as the Student Success and Academic Enrichment block grant, 21st Century Community Learning Centers, Full Service Community Schools, Promise Neighborhoods, and Statewide Family Engagement Centers. 

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Effective Practices to Cultivate Social & Emotional Learning

Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Effective Practices to Cultivate Social & Emotional Learning

On this webinar, researchers from CASEL will provide out-of-school time leaders and practitioners with guidance on how to integrate the various frameworks for youth competence and implement effective strategies that create supportive environments for social and emotional learning.

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Afterschool and Keeping Kids Active and Healthy: What You Can Do

Wed, Apr 15, 2015

Afterschool and Keeping Kids Active and Healthy: What You Can Do

With close to 1 in 3 children and teens overweight or obese in the U.S., the health and wellness of students today is a national priority, concerning everyone from policy makers to parents. Afterschool programs are an integral partner to keep kids active and healthy during the out-of-school-time hours and a vital piece of the solution to tackle the obesity epidemic.

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Traditional and Social Media Tools for Kids on the Move

Wed, Mar 25, 2015

Traditional and Social Media Tools for Kids on the Move

Communications experts will walk through strategies and tools to leverage your state's data from the Afterschool Alliance's new Kids on the Move report to garner positive coverage and awareness of afterschool programs' role in supporting health and wellness.

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