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Created on Monday, 03 April 2017 12:50

Three Years of Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Parks and Recreation

Over the past three years, park and recreation agencies have committed to implementing a set of healthy eating

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Created on Monday, 03 April 2017 12:49

Nontraditional Afterschool Program Developing Metric to Measure Success

Most afterschool programs are judged on their ability to help students improve grades, graduation rates or standardized test scores. But metrics like that can't measure the success of a program like All Stars Project (ASP), which focuses on

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Created on Monday, 03 April 2017 12:47

Poison Control Centers Receive 32 Calls a Day About Children Exposed to Opioids

The phone rings once approximately every 45 minutes — that is how often poison control centers in the U.S. receive calls about

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Created on Monday, 03 April 2017 12:48

New Poll Out: Americans Strongly Support Funding for Afterschool

A new national Quinnipiac University poll released late last week finds that American voters

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Created on Monday, 03 April 2017 12:46

DeVos' Lips Sealed on School Choice Program

Trump's first spending blueprint would pour $1.4 billion into school choice policies while shrinking overall discretionary funding for the Education Department by 13 percent, from $68 billion to $59 billion. "Our focus is on helping support

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Pennsylvania Education Policy Fellowship Program

The Program is a professional development program for individuals whose work record reflects strong leadership abilities and a concern for issues important to children and education.


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Completion of module and New Staff Orientation Get Started and Working with School-Age Youth meets the required fifteen hours for new staff professionals in Pennsylvania.