The Evidence Base for Afterschool and Summer

This updated research brief provides a summary of key evaluations on the impact of afterschool programs during the pandemic. This summary can be a helpful resource for programs building the case for accessing stimulus funding as it refers to impact of afterschool on academic growth and engagement in learning; benefits of summer learning, fostering key foundational skills and boosting students’ well-being; and setting youth up to thrive post high school. See also:  This resource supports the COVID-19 response.

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Supportive Learning Environment
Summer Learning
Quality Improvement
Tools, Standards, Evaluation
Child and youth outcomes
Program Design and Management
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Issue brief
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