Partnership for After School Education

December 18, 2018

Bullyproof The Musical - Available for New York City Afterschools resources

Bullyproof the Musical an anti-bully program presented by Play'N Around Theatre Company will be available in January 2019 for New York City Schools. Bullyproof The Musical teaches children that to become BULLYPROOF they must first to take a S.T.A.N.D. Play'N Around Theatre Company has been creating and touring educational, musical theatre to schools and before/after school sites since 1999. Play'N Around Theatre has partnered with before and after school organizations such as YMCA, Boys and Girls Club and others bringing enriching educational, musical theatre and introducing the power of arts in education to children. The show includes 45-minute live educational musical production, a question and answer segment, pre and post activity study guides with curriculum connections, and more. For more information visit or call (727) 255-3514.

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April 01, 2021

NSLA Summer Bootcamp Series

The NSLA's Summer Bootcamp Series provides program leaders with the tools they need at this moment to keep kids healthy, learning, earning, and thriving through this pandemic and beyond. In this series, they dive into strategies to accelerate learning, build critical partnerships, and plan successful programs with evidence-based practices relevant to any scenario of summer plans emerging this season. Select one of the events on their website to access recordings, resources, and presentation slides.

April 01, 2021

CUNY SPS Youth Studies Program

CUNY School of Professional Studies' Youth Studies Program equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to design, run, research, and work in youth settings. Through on campus, hybrid, and online coursework, the program provides a sound theoretical grounding and highly applicable skills to its students by integrating crucial areas of study. Applicants who submit their application and meet the April 8, 2021 Fall 2021 Priority Deadline will be able to submit without being required to pay an application fee.

March 15, 2021

Bring Girls on the Run to your School or Community

Registration is now open to host a Girls on the Run program at your school or site this spring. Teams will meet online for 60-75 minutes twice a week for 8 weeks (16 lessons total). The Girls on the Run program is for students in 3rd-5th grade, and our Heart & Sole program is for students in 6th-8th grade. The program focuses on social-emotional development, and features activities and support to combat the impact that physical isolation and stressors of the COVID-19 pandemic have had on children. Spring programming starts on April 12, 2021. Apply to start a new site, or join an Open House on March 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM to learn more. You can also visit their website or contact their program manager Radford Lathan at

March 15, 2021

2021 American Express NGen Fellows Nominations

Nominations are now open for The American Express NGen Fellows program, part of the American Express Leadership Academy. The program offers a transformative opportunity for changemakers, age 40 and under, to strengthen their leadership capacity, hone their change-making skills, and build connections with some of the social sector’s most influential leaders. Every year the NGen Fellows program selects 12 individuals to participate in a nine-month leadership development program. In 2021, the program will be delivered in a fully virtual format without in-person meetings due to COVID-19. Applications for the 2021 American Express NGen Fellows Cohort are due March 21, 2021.

March 15, 2021

The Partnerships for Social Emotional Learning Podcast

The Wallace Foundation has released five episodes of a new podcast series, focused on their Partnerships for Social Emotional Learning Initiative (PSELI). Each episode features discussions of early findings and lessons from a RAND Corporation study of the first two years of the initiative. The insights from the partnerships at each site – between school districts and out-of-school time intermediaries, and schools and afterschool programs – come at a time when interest in SEL is outstripping empirical guidance about how to implement these programs and practices.

February 01, 2021

2021 Summer Innovation Fellowship

National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) is launching a new Summer Innovation Fellowship for leaders of color which will offer $25,000 towards implementing an in-person, virtual or hybrid summer learning program. Winners will also receive a personal NSLA Coach to work with them regularly in their planning, access to NSLA tools, resources, and convenings to support their work, and mentoring opportunities with experienced role models and leaders in the field. Applicants should be sponsored by or apply in conjunction with a fiscal sponsor such as school district, nonprofit or government agency. To apply for this Fellowship, complete the online application by February 12, 2021.

January 15, 2021

College Completion Innovation Fund

Graduate NYC has announced the release of the College Completion Innovation Fund's (CCIF) 2021 Award Cycle application. The CCIF supports undergraduate colleges and nonprofit community-based organizations in implementing innovative programs that address the graduation challenges faced by low-income students, first-generation college-goers, students of color, and others who are traditionally underrepresented among college degree holders. Graduate NYC will continue to update the CCIF 2021 Award Cycle page with webinar links and materials you may refer to for CCIF application guidance. The initial application is due on February 8, 2021.

December 02, 2020

Remote DEI Toolkit

The Remote DEI Toolkit was created to explore the challenges and share insights around the intersections of remote culture and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) work. Created by the Remote DEI Collective and led by The Learning Accelerator, the toolkit aims to surface the challenges of doing DEI work in remote environments while also offering strategies and resources created by the Collective to help mitigate these challenges.

December 02, 2020

Adobe Creative Educator

The Adobe Creative Educator program is a community program where participants will receive curated professional development materials, information about virtual and in-person events, and the opportunity to connect with like-minded educators from around the world. The program is for educators in every subject area and grade level. Enrollment is open through June 30, 2021.

November 16, 2020

Needs Assessment Survey for DYCD-Funded Organizations

As a collaborative of organizations, Support Center, Community Resource Exchange, ExpandED Schools, FMA, and Partnership for After School Education provide "capacity building" supports to many DYCD-funded organizations. They have released this survey to receive feedback from DYCD providers to determine where and how their supports can be most helpful. The deadline to complete the survey is November 18, 2020.