The Academic and Social and Emotional Benefits of Participation in 21st Century Community Learning Centers

This brief highlights the benefits of participation in 21st CCLCs based on their statewide evaluations. Benefits include: promoting academic growth; keeping kids connected and building relationships; engaging, inspiring, and motivating students; and preparing youth for life after high school.  

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Supportive Learning Environment
Activities that build cognitive development
Engagement and leadership skill building
Child and youth development
Promoting physical activity and wellbeing
Social Emotional Learning
Systems Building
Quality Improvement
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
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