SAVE THE DATE: May 23, 2013

New Jersey’s 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs


Soaring Beyond Expectations: A Statewide Afterschool Showcase


May 23, 2013
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm


Location: New Jersey Principals & Supervisors Association, 12 Centre Drive, Monroe Township, NJ

Afterschool Showcase was created to highlight best practice methods utilized by New Jersey 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) Programs.  Workshops will cover a variety of areas that relate to enhancing the quality of afterschool, summer and before school programs through the implementation of best practices. Topics include: aligning with the school day, maximizing student engagement and attendance, developing the capacity of staff, establishing partnerships and engaging program activities in Career awareness and exploration, Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM), Civic engagement and Visual/Performing Arts.
There will also be a special guest speaker and panel discussion!
This Afterschool Showcase is open statewide to all school districts, faith based agencies, community based agencies and others interested in utilizing afterschool, before school or summer school as a strategy to improve youth’s knowledge and skills and engage them in meaningful learning opportunities.

Who should attend:
School personnel, afterschool directors, teachers, youth workers, and others interested in starting or enhancing an existing afterschool, before school or summer program.


Registration information is forthcoming!

Cost: $30 [includes breakfast and lunch]

For more information, please contact Mike MacEwan, Director of 21st CCLC and STEM Initiatives at the NJSACC: The Statewide Network for New Jersey’s Afterschool Communities  at

Funded in part with federal funds from Title IV, Part B, 21st Century Community Learning Centers program of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 awarded to the
New Jersey Department of Education.

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