On 5/18/20 Katie Brackenridge and Deborah Moroney led a webinar on the topic of Afterschool's Whole Child Approach. The webinar covered:
Exploring the science of learning and development, and the practices that are most essential in this COVID-19 era.
Understanding the urgency of engaging afterschool programs - which provide many of these essential practices - in supporting young people, ideally through authentic partnership with schools and school districts.
Strategizing about the language and approach that best positions afterschool in this vital role.
Learning about movements across the country to leverage the assets of afterschool and summer programs.