Multiple Choices After School: Findings from the Extended-Service Schools Initiative

by Jean Baldwin Grossman; Karen E. Walker; Lauren J. Kotloff; Linda Z. Jucovy; Marilyn L. Price; Rebecca Raley; Veronica Fellerath

Jun 1, 2002

In the summer of 2002, every state became eligible to receive federal funds for after-school programs. With this opportunity came the need to make decisions about the goals, design and content of after-school programming -- decisions that will influence which youth participate, what they experience and how they may benefit. This report aims to put policymakers and program operators on firmer ground as they grapple with these decisions; it shares lessons from existing school-based after-school programs.
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