TITLE

Help Parents, Increase Learning--After School

AUTHOR(S)
YOUNG, PAUL G.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Principal;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the role of after-school programs in keeping children and adolescents safe, providing further opportunities for learning, and alleviating parent anxiety about children's safety. The author discusses his experience as the principal of West School in Lancaster, Ohio, where the West After School Center (WASC) program was developed. Information on standards for school principals who want to develop after-school programs and extended learning days is presented.
ACCESSION #
56646661

 

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