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

Tip Sheets from Cyberbullying to Social Media and Sexting for Parents and Educators

U.S. Department of Education Publications