NJSACC Celebrates French-American Heritage Month. You can too.

NJSACC Celebrates French-American Heritage Month. You can too. French-American Heritage Month is a month to celebrate the contributions French-Americans have made to American history, society and culture. French-American Heritage Month Resources Bastille Day Activities for Kids France Lesson for Kids: History & Facts France Lesson Plan for Elementary School French Art Activities for Kids The…

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Engage Every Student Launch Event – Join us on Thu July 14 #NationalSummerLearningWeek

Engage Every Student Launch Event! #NationalSummerLearningWeek Every young person deserves both a quality education and the rich and varied opportunities and supports available in out-of-school time programs. With access to quality programs after school and during the summer, young people can explore their interests, build relationships, and engage with their communities. Join U.S. Secretary of…

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2022 Lights On Poster Contest Winner

2022 Lights On Poster Contest Winner The winner of the 2022 Lights On Afterschool poster contest is LEAP afterschool program at PS100x in the Bronx, New York! The winning artwork will be printed on 50,000 posters and sent to all registered Lights On Afterschool events. click here to read more click here to download poster…

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NAA Publishes Helpful Out-Of-School Time (OST) News

NAA Publishes Helpful Out-Of-School Time (OST) Equity News How OST Leaders Can Commit to Equity As Pride month closes, we all must reflect on our commitments to systems-level changes. The Out-of-School Time (OST) Leader’s Guide to Equitable Hiring and Staff Development Practices intends to catalyze the OST workforce, our stakeholders, and partners to examine systems…

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A Special Video Message to New Jersey’s Afterschool Network: NJSACC Selects Ebony D. Grace as its new CEO

A Special Video Message to New Jersey’s Afterschool Network: NJSACC Selects Ebony D. Grace as its new CEO! NJSACC: The Statewide Network for New Jersey’s Afterschool Communities has selected Ebony D. Grace, MFT, as its next Chief Executive Officer. Ebony will succeed Diane Genco, Founding Executive Director, in her retirement. Ebony brings to the role…

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Grant Opportunity: due Tue July 19 – 21stCCLC Cohort 18 Competitive

Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program-Cohort 18 Competitive – apply by Tue July 19 Division: Educational Services Office: Student Support Services Document Link (Microsoft Word) Purpose: It is the intent of the 21st CCLC Program to provide opportunities for communities to establish or expand activities in community learning centers that: increase academic enrichment,…

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Mizzen: Think. Make. Tinker – Inspire children’s creativity with reDiscover Center

Mizzen: Think. Make. Tinker – Inspire children’s creativity with reDiscover Center There is no single word that captures the spirit of reDiscover Center more than creativity. The brainchild of 25 education-focused groups in the Los Angeles Area, reDiscover develops children’s creativity through hands-on making with sustainable materials. The nonprofit launched in 2003, and today it regularly serves 11,000…

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