Join the New York State Network for Youth Success at our Lights On, New York! virtual series to learn more about the current landscape, role, benefits, and impact of these programs on New York’s children and families.
OCTOBER 14, 12-1PM. Afterschool landscape in New York: the need, impact, and challenges. RECORDING AVAILABLE HERE: https://youtu.be/Z-jQO_x5rfc
How is afterschool funded in New York? What afterschool programs are available in my community? How can I access data about afterschool programs? How can I advocate for afterschool? Got these questions and more? We have answers! Join us to learn more about afterschool in New York and familiarize yourself with afterschool funding streams. At this webinar, we will also discuss how to use the KWIC Maps to access afterschool data and make the case for additional afterschool support.
OCTOBER 26, 12-1PM. Creating afterschool partnerships to accelerate student success
Now more than ever, students -- including those who need the most support-- will need more wraparound support to help them build hope today and resilience towards the future. Afterschool and other youth-serving community-based organizations can play a crucial role in bringing essential resources and expertise to schools, and high-quality, thoughtfully designed partnerships can bring an infusion of new energy, new ideas, and new resources into their work of changing students’ lives. Come to learn how you can engage and leverage effective school-community partnerships.
OCTOBER 28, 5-6:30PM. #LightsOnNY: A virtual celebration of afterschool in New York. Join participants, providers, and other supporters of afterschool, summer, and expanded learning programs to shine the #LightsOnAfterschool in New York!