A theme can strengthen your event by giving it a focus.
Who you invite and involve can make the difference between a one-day hit and a long-term result.
With afterschool funding on the chopping block, it’s essential to give parents and youth ways to voice their support. The kids and parents in your program know firsthand why afterschool is important and can be your best, most authentic messengers.
Afterschool programs are a natural space to provide engaging, hands-on STEM learning. Show off the exciting opportunities available to your students, or introduce kids and parents to STEM at your event.
Since the beginning, afterschool programs have been places where children and young people can connect to positive adult mentors, feel safe to try new things, and have the opportunity to learn new skills. Here's how to bring SEL to your event with these ideas.