Partnership for After School Education


December 01, 2016

Scholarship Applications Available for Family Development Credential Programs

The NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) has released spring 2017 scholarship applications for both Family Development Credential (FDC) programs - FDC for frontline staff and FDC Leaders for supervisors, managers, and directors. The frontline staff FDC program provides them with the skills and competencies they need to empower families and the FDC program for leaders is based on family development principles, with an emphasis on empowerment-based leadership. Classes begin March 3, 2017. Applications must be received no later than January 8, 2017. For further program information, contact CB-FDC@dycd.nyc.gov or visit the DYCD website.

December 01, 2016

Current Issues in Out-of-School Time Book Series: Call for Book Ideas

Information Age Publishing (IAP) is launching a seminal and timely series on current issues in out-of-school time. The new series will promote and disseminate original theoretical and empirical research and promising practices to further grow and strengthen the out-of-school time field. The series welcomes ideas for book topics that bring a multi-disciplinary approach and illuminate diverse and timely issues in the field. IAP is looking for individuals and/or editorial teams comprised of people who bring diverse perspectives. The call for book topics is open-ended, and welcomes fresh, innovative ideas from scholars and practitioners alike. Deadline for submission is January 31, 2017. Learn more about the call for book ideas here.