Resources to Help Families with the Transition from Preschool to School-age Afterschool & Out-of-School Time (OST) Programs (English & Spanish)

Developed by Child & Family Resources, SPAN: Parent Advocacy Network, and NJSACC: New Jersey’s Afterschool and Out-of-School Time (OST) Professional Network

This resources includes:

  • How to Choose an Afterschool Program by NJSACC
  • Look, Listen, and Ask: Tips for Choosing Quality Before-School and Afterschool Care
  • The Transition to Kindergarten and Out-of-School Time Programs; Tips for Parents & Caregivers
  • Looking for a quality afterschool program? Here are some ideas.

Helpful Checklists:

  • School-Age Program Checklist
  • Preschool Program Checklist
  • Family Child Care Checklist
  • Child Care Center Checklist