Partnership for After School Education


November 23, 2021

School's Out, Make it Count! Cover Art Contest

New York State Network for Youth Success is seeking submissions from afterschool participants to design the cover art for their Schools Out, Make it Count! 2022 conference brochure. They invite all individuals participating in New York State afterschool programs to submit artwork depicting "What Afterschool Means to Me." All artwork must be submitted by January 7, 2022.

November 23, 2021

Virtual ICC Annual Public Hearing

The Interagency Coordinating Council (ICC) on Youth will hold its annual Public Hearing to inform the public of its activities during the past year and to receive testimony on the status of youth services on December 8, 2021 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM via Zoom. Register to provide oral testimony or submit written testimony by contacting the DYCD Office of Executive Communications & Intergovernmental Affairs at elaboy@dycd.nyc.gov.

November 23, 2021

2022 Power of 3:00 Ambassadors Program

The Power of 3:00 Ambassador program offers participants the opportunity to channel their passion for afterschool, summer, and expanded learning programs through advocacy. The program hosts passionate afterschool, summer, and expanded learning providers and supporters from across New York State to work directly with staff from the Network’s Policy Department to develop the advocacy and media skills to become effective advocates for the youth they serve. Applications are due December 3, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

November 23, 2021

Afterschool as a Teacher Pathway

The most recent How Kids Learn Speaker's Forum covered Afterschool as a Teacher Pathway. The purpose of the webinar was to inform and encourage OST leaders on how best to develop/join and promote an afterschool to teacher pathway while they captured and shared valuable and intriguing ideas from educational and OST leaders. The recording of that session is now available along with the slide deck that was shared during the presentation.

November 23, 2021

2021 Summer Changes Everything National Conference

The National Summer Learning Association recently held its 2021 Summer Changes Everything National Conference. The plenary sessions from that conference can now be found on their YouTube channel. The sessions include panels and conversations covering Leaning into Leadership, Lessons Learned and the Light of Covid, Seizing this Watershed Moment in Education, and The Future of Equity-Centric Philanthropy and Systemic Transformation.

November 23, 2021

Leaders of Tomorrow: Immigrant & Refugee Youth - A Guidebook on Leadership Development

Leaders of Tomorrow is a leadership program developed by the Institute for Educational Leadership with a curriculum co-created by immigrant and refugee youth. The goal of Leaders of Tomorrow is to support and mobilize immigrant and refugee youth through opportunities to expand their knowledge, strengthen their skills, access tools and resources, and improve their own circumstances and those of all children, youth, adults, and families in their communities.

November 23, 2021

Opportunities in Afterschool

Search for job opportunities in afterschool from organizations including YMCA, Anthropology Arts, and Madison Square Boys & Girls Club on PASE's Job & Volunteer Listings.

November 11, 2021

The New Settlement Center Young Men's Initiative

The New Settlement Center Young Men's Initiative is a new program seeking young men of color, ages 15-19, living in New York City. They will be providing the next generation of young men with a range of unique and groundbreaking activities designed to empower them to become community leaders and critical thinkers. Their goals are to build an authentic community through open and honest conversations about issues facing the world today. Meet the team and hear about their vision for the Young Men's Initiative on November 15, 2021 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. For more information, contact Tyler Campbell.

November 11, 2021

Culinary Program

Queens Connect is offering training and certification through their culinary program for 18 - 24 year olds. The culinary program offers young adults 6-weeks of hands-on culinary training along with virtual workforce readiness classes. Enrolled participants also take the NYC Food Protection course in preparation for the NYC food protection exam. After the first 6-weeks of training, eligible participants are offered a 6-week paid internship in the culinary field and or the opportunity to transition into the retail training program. The next cohort will begin on December 13, 2021. All interested in joining or learning more are encouraged to join their weekly virtual open house on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM. For more information, contact Angela Ayora.

November 11, 2021

New York Urban League 2021 College & Career Fair

The New York Urban League 2021 College & Career Fair will work to support students and community most recently impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic. High School Seniors and recent graduates as well as College Seniors and recent Alumni are especially invited to attend the event on November 13, 2021 from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM at Riverbank State Park in Harlem. The day will include interactive workshops on college admissions, applying for financial aid, researching scholarships, finding the right college, preparing for the first year in college, as well as meeting with HBCU representatives, some of which will provide on-site admissions, fee waivers, and scholarship awards. Learn more and register.