FUNDING NEWS: Indiana Department of Education will release a 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Program Request For Proposals (RFP) in August 2016.
RFP workshops will be held across the state this June to discuss best practices and provide training on how to align 21st CCLC programs with school day education. Full schedule and registration info: www.doe.in.gov/21stcclc
2017 Indiana Summit on Out-of-School Learning SAVE THE DATE- April 10-11!
We are excited to announce the dates for the 2017 Indiana Summit on Out-of-School Learning at the Indiana Convention Center in Downtown Indianapolis.
Stay tuned for more information this fall on registration for partners and participants!
2016 Indiana Summit on Out-of-School Learning
April 11-12, 2016
The 2016 Summit Planning Team sends much gratitude to all of the sponsors, participants, presenters, exhibitors and volunteers for helping to make the 2016 Summit a productive and exciting experience for all!
#IANsummit2016 Storify: We’ve created the story of this year’s Summit using YOUR photos and tweets from social media. Check out the conference highlights HERE.
2016 Summit Photo Album: Click HERE.
NEW: Indiana Out-of-School Time Advocacy Toolkit
All you need to know about lobbying rules for nonprofits, planning policymaker site visits, pitching to the media and using stories to deliver your message. Plus, key messages to help you clearly and consistently communicate about the promise of and demand for quality afterschool programs. Click HERE to DOWNLOAD!
Indiana Academy for Out-of-School Learning
Are you looking for high quality, online training specifically designed for Out-of-School Time Professionals? Learn more about the Indiana Academy for Out-of-School Learning HERE.
The Power of Afterschool in Indiana (pdf)
The report, funded in part by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), compiles the most current data on out-of-school time offerings in Indiana and the need and impact of these programs.
The Indiana Afterschool Standards and Specialty Standards
Version 6 now includes Standards Based Practices. The Standards and Specialty Standards outline the path and steps that lead to high quality youth programs that take place outside the school day.
We are the Indiana Afterschool Network.
We are a network of real people who are working to build a sustainable model of afterschool programming that strengthens communities while creating and identifying leaders within them. We advocate on behalf of improved public policy, increased funding, and most of all, engaging, meaningful out-of-school time programming.