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Click here to check out the latest copy of The Y4Y Insider. New this month: listen to a "Voices From the Field" Podcast, What 21st CCLCs can learn from Forest Schools, featuring Stacey Gummey, Founder, Executive Director and Lead Teacher of the Hickory Hill Nature School.

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Volunteers: Engaging, Training, Managing and Retaining (Two-Part Series)
June 22 and 24 from 1 - 3 p.m. ET
Register here!

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We have updated our STEM course with a new "STEAM" course. Check it out!

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Save the Date for the 2021 Summer Symposium!

The U.S. Department of Education is pleased to announce the Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) 2021 Summer Symposium. Please save the date for this event, which will be held virtually this year on July 20-22, 2021. 

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Blog Posts


Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Show Off Your Program

Early summer is the perfect time to get a jump on student recruitment for the fall. High school students are the trickiest of all, but we know how eager teens are to get back together. With tips from Y4Y’s new Click ... read more

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Your Summer Encore — Reflections

Getting back on track after two breakneck program years will take some truly intentional assessment and reflection. Programs have learned a lot from in-the-moment experimentation, making changes on the fly to meet ... read more

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Technical Assistance

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