Magazine Looks at Afterschool Issues
The National Institute on Out-of-School Time has released the fall 2013 publication of Afterschool Matters. This issue addresses topics such as the importance of content-specific out-of-school-time training for professionals, youth participation in social action and learning outcomes in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Media Helps in Graduation Campaigns
How can the media help in efforts to increase high school graduation rates? A new report details the crucial role played by public broadcasting stations in the Grad Nation Campaign, through partnerships and through content that "told the story of the dropout crisis in a way that enabled more people to get involved."