666. Creating a Successful Formula for Incorporating School-Age Programs in Quality Improvement Systems

Date: Wednesday July 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Grand Salon 21 (1st floor)
Speakers: Jordan Blough-Orr, Michigan Early Childhood Investment Corporation
Sue Foley, National Center for After School and Summer Enrichment
Ellen Gannett, National Center for After School and Summer Enrichment
Susan O'Connor, National Center for After School and Summer Enrichment
Jackie Jainga Hyllseth, School’s Out Washington
Nicole Rose, Washington Department of Early Learning
Detail:

Research shows that quality after school and summer programs play an important role in positive child outcomes and school success and many states are looking to increase participation in quality improvement systems.  Questions often arise about how to engage school-age programs, create standards, select assessment tools, and provide support.  Explore national trends, promising practices from three Michigan and Washington and share strategies to build a system that works.

Resources: application/pdf icon666CreatingSuccessful.pdf