Partnership for After School Education


September 16, 2019

New Programming from Citizens' Committee for Children (CCC)

CCC has expanded their Wall Street office to include new space for civic engagement programming, including policy and data briefings, workshops, trainings, networking events, coalition work, and more! They are looking to engage their partners and offer the type of programming that they need. See their complete list of upcoming events on their get involved page or check out the new calendar feature on their website.

August 21, 2019

HSC Subsidized Membership Program

HSC is offering a one-year subsidized membership program for a select group of nonprofit human services organizations led by women with a special focus on women of color. This program will support 75% of an organization's membership dues for one year although exceptions can be made on a case-by-case basis for organizations with very small budgets. Organizations will be selected for this program with an eye towards diversity in terms of organizational size, geographic location, and services provided. All interested organizations are encouraged to apply. If you have any questions, please reach out to Jason Wu at wuj@humanservicescouncil.org.

August 21, 2019

NYC Open Data

NYC Open Data contains information that is collected and maintained by the City government. It is a free public database that puts all of the City's information at your fingertips. Users can access datasets organized by agency, category, and more. Learn more about how to utilize this resource here.

August 05, 2019

Fall 2019 Online Scholarship Applications for FDC and FDC for Leaders

Fall 2019 Online Scholarship Applications due date has been extended to August 19, 2019 for both the Family Development Credential (FDC) Program for frontline staff and the Family Development Credential Program for Leaders for supervisors, managers and directors. These intensive professional development training opportunities emphasize empowerment and family support as a way of delivering human services, education, and health to individuals, youth and families. FDC and FDC for Leaders offer college credits, and clock hours which can be used toward up to 20 hours of renewal requirements for School Age Child Care (SACC) and Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC). Classes begin on October 4, 2019.

August 05, 2019

American Express Leadership Academy’s Converge Academy 2019

LeaderStories, together with American Express and the Center for Creative Leadership, will convene a unique Leadership Academy for emerging social purpose leaders. The American Express Leadership Academy’s Converge Academy 2019 will be held in Brooklyn, New York, from December 9 - 12, 2019. The goal of the Academy is to develop leaders within the nonprofit community who understand how their personality and behavior influences their leadership style and effectiveness, and their own and others' preferred style of managing change enhances collaboration and builds organizational synergy to apply critical business skills important to the success of their organizations. Nominate yourself or others by August 16, 2019.

August 05, 2019

Race to Lead Survey 2019

In 2016, the Building Movement Project conducted a national survey on race and leadership in nonprofits. The data from that survey led to the development of the popular Race to Lead report series. This summer, the Race to Lead survey is back. By participating, survey respondents will contribute to one of the largest existing data sets on race and leadership in the nonprofit sector and will help inform the next round of Race to Lead reports. The confidential survey is open to anyone working for pay in the U.S. nonprofit sector and takes about 25 minutes to fill out. Learn more about the survey including raffle prize opportunities, by visiting the Race to Lead Survey website.

July 01, 2019

Teaching the Fundamentals of Digital Citizenship and Safety

Interland is a free, adventure-packed online game that makes learning about digital safety and citizenship interactive and fun. Kids will help their fellow Internauts combat badly behaved hackers, phishers, oversharers, and bullies by practicing the skills they need to be good digital citizens. The Be Internet Awesome curriculum gives educators the tools and methods they need to teach digital safety fundamentals. The materials developed by Google in partnership with iKeepSafe enable educators to bring the most critical teachings—and the excitement of Interland—into the classroom. Included in the curriculum, available in English and Spanish, are lesson plans for the five topics, with activities and worksheets that were designed to complement Interland.

July 01, 2019

New York State Network for Youth Success: Power of 3:00 Ambassadors

The New York State Network for Youth Success is holding its third year of the Power of 3:00 Ambassador program where passionate afterschool, summer, and expanded learning providers and supporters from across New York will work directly with staff from the Network’s Policy Department to develop the advocacy and media skill set to become effective advocates for the children and youth they serve. Ambassadors will be required to attend a two-day training in Albany in September, host one Lights On Afterschool event on National Lights On Afterschool Day, attend the annual Advocacy Day in Albany, host a springtime advocacy event, and participate in Power of 3:00 Ambassador update calls. Applications are due July 31, 2019.

July 01, 2019

STEM Program for Middle Schoolers

Boys and Girls Clubs partnered with Hofstra University to develop a novel STEM program, STEMgineering Academy, for middle schoolers. It was designed to be highly engaging, demonstrate impact, and be easy to implement regardless of a facilitator's prior STEM experience. Based on the success STEMgineering Academy is now available broadly. There are outdoor activities designed for summer camps and year round indoor activities. The activities are hands-on, collaborative, social, focused on fun. To learn more, contact Ellen Furuya ellen.furuya@hofstra.edu. Visit the website for a free sample or to subscribe.

May 02, 2019

Middle School Guided Search from InsideSchools

InsideSchools' new middle school guided search allows parents to see all the schools for which their child is eligible, taking into account their age, home address, home language, disability status, and willingness to take a “gifted” exam or audition. InsideSchools is a project of the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School that provides independent information about New York City's public schools.