Resources for parents and professionals
As an afterschool professional do you ask yourself, “How do I stay up-to-date as an educator?” As a parent do you wonder, “What makes up a quality afterschool program, and how do I find one?”
Well, you’ve come to the right place. It’s not very surprising that these questions are connected. That’s because an integral component of any successful afterschool or summer learning program is the quality of its staff.
To help parents and professionals we’ve pulled together current research, education and funding opportunities, as well as an interactive map to locate programs that match your criteria.
An interactive map to help RI families find the right afterschool and summer learning programs for their children. Start exploring.
Looking for available grants, scholarships, or grant writing tips? Enjoy these online resources.
Our latest summaries of afterschool learning research and the future of learning.
Research from the Wallace Foundation, Rhode Island KIDS COUNT, and the Afterschool Alliance.
Resources to start your own afterschool program, along with the six critical stages you’ll experience.
From competency-based learning to teaching children with autism, a helpful listing of webinars to keep you informed.
A summary of RIAN’s membership meeting at the Rhode Island State House.
Why the Every Hour Counts Measurement Framework is important for Rhode Island.
Archived copies of Bridges—the former monthly e-newsletter of RIAN.