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Afterschool Programming as a Lever to Enhance and Provide Career Readiness Opportunities

This brief addresses how to leverage afterschool time for preparing students for a career from career awareness activities for K-6, and then career exploration, career preparation and career training for middle school and high school youth. It includes numerous city and national examples and recommendations to strengthen career readiness in afterschool. 

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
School & Community Partnerships
Family and Community Engagement
Program Design and Management
Program planning and development
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Publisher: 
American Institutes for Research (AIR)
Author: 
Marjorie D. Cohen, Susan Therriault, Jenny Scala, Rebecca Lavinson, and Betsy Brand
Publication Date: 
2019