National Center on Afterschool and Summer Enrichment Resource Library

The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

An Ideal Opportunity: The Role of Afterschool in Social and Emotional Learning

This issue brief provides a succinct overview of social emotional learning and why afterschool is a perfect place to focus on this and to achieve positive developmental outcomes. It includes examples of curriculum and activities for afterschool programs from SC, NC, GA, NH, and NY. A companion webinar is available here:  Expert Perspectives: Building Social and Emotional Skills in Afterschool  

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Professional Development
Quality Improvement
Afterschool Alliance
Afterschool Alliance
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