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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 on Student Voice and Choice around virtual etiquette, or "netiquette" with Candace Walker, operations supervisor for the Youth Enrichment Program in California’s Hayward Unified School District.

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Developing Strategic Partnerships (Two-Part Series)
May 18 and 20 from 1 - 3 p.m. ET
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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


Friday, May 14, 2021

Equity by Osmosis

We’ve adopted the chemical principle of “osmosis” into our educational jargon, but the strict definition refers to something traveling from a space with higher concentration into one of lower concentration. Is your ... read more

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Pairing Art With STEM

Pablo Picasso was 12 years old when he sketched Plaster Male Torso with the technical skill few artists master in a lifetime. Yet he became best known for his cubist and surrealist works that challenged the ... read more

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