Partnership for After School Education


November 01, 2018

Robert Sterling Clark Foundation​'s Blog Series​ on Trust-Based Philanthropy

Robert Sterling Clark Foundation (RSC) introduced a new blog series on Trust-Based Philanthropy. This philanthropy approach is based on seven pillars: making multi-year unrestricted grants; streamlining and simplifying paperwork; doing the homework; soliciting and acting on feedback; engaging in transparent and responsive communication; partnering in the spirit of service; and supporting beyond the check. Every two weeks, the blog explores one or more of the seven pillars.

November 01, 2018

Quality Self-Assessment (QSA) Tool, Third Edition

The Network for Youth Success released a newly revised Quality Self-Assessment (QSA) Tool, Third Edition. This self-assessment tool is designed to offer practical insight on the self-assessment process to aid in quality improvement and planning efforts. It is designed around ten elements of quality and contains an all new Informal STEM Learning Supplemental Element created in partnership with the PEAR Institute. The updated tool incorporates recent research and best-practices and has been shortened where possible for ease of use.