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Created on Wednesday, 18 January 2017 16:20

2017 Pennsylvania Afterschool Ambassador Program

EXTENDED Application Deadline: February 10, 2017

Apply now to be one of 15 individuals to participate in the 2017 Pennsylvania Afterschool Ambassador Program.


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Created on Friday, 18 November 2016 11:47

Pennsylvania Afterschool Caucus Briefing

The Afterschool Caucus (Sen. Ryan Aument, Sen. John Yudichak, Rep. Mindy Fee and Rep. Jake Wheatley) held a briefing on October 19, 2016 to highlight a new report titled Afterschool: Improving Lives in PA and promote statewide Lights on

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Created on Wednesday, 19 October 2016 15:12

New Report “Afterschool: Improving Lives in Pennsylvania”

This report reviews national and state research that identifies key components of effective out-of-school time (OST) programs, including academic achievement, learning outcomes, return

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Created on Wednesday, 19 October 2016 15:20

Pennsylvania Afterschool Caucus Announces New Report “Afterschool: Improving Lives in Pennsylvania”

Harrisburg, Oct. 19 – The Afterschool Caucus, a bi-partisan, bi-cameral legislative caucus, led by Senator Ryan Aument (R-Lancaster) and Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne) in the Senate Chamber and Representative Mindy Fee (R-Lancaster) and

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Created on Tuesday, 30 August 2016 11:33

PQAS Institute Success

Last week, PSAYDN in collaboration with Pennsylvania Key, offered Program Quality Assurance System (PQAS) instructor certification. Nine participants attended a two-day institute which provided the core coursework and technical support to

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Professional Development

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.


New PA Staff Orientation Modules
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.