ADVANCING RESEARCH, IMPROVING EDUCATION                               

The National Center for Quality Afterschool

Helping local practitioners and state education agencies develop high-quality and balanced programs

About the Center

Guides

Professional Development Guides

The National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning developed professional development guides for four content areas of the toolkit: literacy, math, technology, and the arts.

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Math in Afterschool: A Guide to Using the Afterschool Training Toolkit for Professional Development

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Technology in Afterschool: A Guide to Using the Afterschool Training Toolkit for Professional Development

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Arts in Afterschool: A Guide to Using the Afterschool Training Toolkit for Professional Development

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Literacy in Afterschool: A Guide to Using the Afterschool Training Toolkit for Professional Development

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Purpose

Program directors, site coordinators, and others who might lead afterschool staff development can use these guides to facilitate professional development sessions for afterschool instructors.

Used with the online Afterschool Training Toolkit, these four guides give program directors and site coordinators the resources they need to lead professional development activities that will teach afterschool staff how to build fun, innovative, and academically enriching activities that engage students, extend their knowledge in new ways, and support academic achievement.

How It Works

Using these guides, site coordinators and program directors can lead professional development sessions in which staff


Online Training for Afterschool Staff
The Afterschool Training Toolkit is available online free of charge.

The following resources can be used with the online Afterschool Training Toolkit to give you the resources you need to build fun, innovative, and academically enriching afterschool activities.