Partnership for After School Education

Issue 192

August 21, 2019

Lights on Afterschool

Lights on Afterschool is a nationwide event organized by the Afterschool Alliance that draws attention to the many ways afterschool programs support students by offering them opportunities to learn new things and discover new skills. On October 24, 2019, 1 million Americans will celebrate afterschool programs at 8,000 events nationwide. Visit the Lights on Afterschool website to access resources to plan and register your afterschool event.

August 21, 2019

Big Apple College Information Program

The Big Apple College Fair offers attendees the opportunity to speak with over 200 college admissions representatives from not only New York State, but from as far away as California, Canada, and England to name a few. This opportunity is free to attendees. In addition, the Big Apple offers a raffle for all high school seniors with ten lucky students receiving a $2500 scholarship. The fair will take place on October 20, 2019 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at the Jacob Javits Center.