The resources provided deal with programming in general and certain practices may not be applicable to 21st CCLC. If you are unsure if a recommended practice is permissible, please contact your program officer at the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Afterschool in Action: How Innovative Afterschool Programs Address Critical Issues Facing Middle School Youth

Autism Speaks

Birth Injury Justice System (Autism and other disabilities)

Black History Teaching Resources

Bullying Prevention: 2020 Resource Guide

Character Lab

Expanding Minds and Opportunities: Leveraging the Power of Afterschool and Summer Learning for Student Success

Five Ways Trauma-Informed Care Supports Children’s Development

GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network)

Linking Schools and Afterschool Through Social and Emotional Learning

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership

Professional Development Guides: Math, Technology, Arts and Literacy in Afterschool

Supporting Grieving Children in Afterschool and Summer Learning Programs

Digital Citizenship and Online Safety for Parents and Educators

U.S. Department of Education Publications