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Out-of-School Time Policy Commentary #17: The Common Core Standards: What do they Mean for Out-of-School Time?

The expansion of the Common Core State Standards in education opens new doors for out-of-school time (OST) providers to align their work with schools.

Ready Thoughts: September 2012

Collective Impact and Opportunity Youth: Movements at the Crossroads

By Karen Pittman, President and CEO of the Forum for Youth Investment

Building Citywide Systems for Quality: A Guide and Case Studies for Afterschool Leaders

While an increasing number of afterschool providers have made quality improvement a priority, addressing quality in a systemic way is complicated: It requires research, planning, building consensus, developing resources, managing new processes and sometimes redefining old relationships.

Youth Policy News - November 2012

November Edition of Youth Policy News

Youth Policy News - December 2012

December Edition of Youth Policy News

Youth Policy News - January 2013

January Edition of Youth Policy News

Youth Policy News - February/March 2013

February/March Edition of Youth Policy News

The Untapped Power of Youth Engagement

We increasingly hear talk these days about youth engagement, a popular youth-development strategy that has been successful in many places – but that remains underused in many others.

Youth Policy News - April 2013

April edition of Youth Policy News

Youth Policy News - May 2013

May edition of Youth Policy News