Network News in Afterschool

VT report finds invesment in afterschool and summer learning puts more students on track for college, leading to higher-paying jobs and greater contributions to the state tax base.
Marie Hattaway is the new director of the Idaho Afterschool Network.
IAN is awareded grant to create an online training program for Hoosier youth workers and expand Science, Technology, Engineering and Math initiatives.
Southern Tier, New York looks forward to new after-school programs.  
The Montana Afterschool Alliance held a summit during Montana's 21st Century Community Learning Center Conference linking educators with training and fellow educators across the state.
Grants will support activities after the school day has ended, including hands-on science, creative writing, career exploration, art, sports, music, and community service.
California's new report provides an overview of public investment in expanded learning in California and outlines how expanded learning programs positively impact youth academic achievement and school engagement.
New report documents the postive impact of quality afterschool programs on youth, families, schools, employers and communities.
The USTA Florida Section of the United States Tennis Association and the Florida Afterschool Network (FAN) announced a partnership that will expand afterschool and out-of-school tennis opportunities for elementary and middle school-aged youth
New York State Afterschool Network advocates for $9 million investment in classroom space to aid student expanded learning opportunities.