Tag: Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE)

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Feature Your Program at the School’s Out Make It Count Conference

| April 27, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Feature Your Program at the School’s Out Make It Count Conference

We are excited to be partnering with Arizona Town Hall for a virtual Future Leaders session on ‘Creating Vibrant Communities’! We are inviting middle and high school students and aspiring leaders in your program to join us on Thursday, April 29th at 3:30 PM to learn about, discuss, and weigh in on important issues. Youth can find more information and register using the link below!

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April 20 — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Four Free ‘Summer Planning Focus’ Workshops

| April 19, 2021
April 20 — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Four Free ‘Summer Planning Focus’ Workshops

All workshops are FREE, FREE, FREE!
REGISTER TODAY
All workshop provide 1 CEU for registered attendees.
All live workshops are presented virtually. Details below.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Last Week to be Excellent

| April 13, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Last Week to be Excellent

Honor your staff, your program, a coworker or yourself with an Award of Excellence.

Finalists receive:
Free registration to the 29th annual School’s Out, Make It Count Conference October 23, 2021

Winners receive:
Cash Award
Recognition from Governor Ducey
Personalized Award

Award Nominations Close April 15, 2021

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Upcoming Town Hall and Afterschool Professional Appreciation Week!

| April 13, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Upcoming Town Hall and Afterschool Professional Appreciation Week!

We are excited to be partnering with Arizona Town Hall for a virtual Future Leaders session of the ‘Creating Vibrant Communities’ series! We are inviting the high school students and aspiring leaders in your program to join us on Thursday, April 29th at
3:30 PM to learn about, discuss, and weigh in on crucial policy issues.
Youth can find more information and register using the link below!

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 3 opportunities to feature your program

| April 13, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 3 opportunities to feature your program

Each year one OST program is featured in connection with printed materials and/or presences at the annual conference. Submit your program for consideration

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 5 STEM podcasts kiddos will love

| April 4, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 5 STEM podcasts kiddos will love

Spring break and holidays make this time of year busy even during normal times. So we’ve decided to extend the STEM Grant application deadline by two weeks to give you a bit more time to get yours submitted!
Apply by April 15th for up to $1500 in funding to incorporate or expand the use of STEM-based learning in your program. Extra points will be given to programs that have signed the Make It Count Pledgeand who have submitted an Assessment using the AzQSAT. Additional consideration will be given to programs that promote equity.

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April 6 — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — LAST CHANCE | Countdown to Every Hour Counts: Power Hour!

| April 4, 2021
April 6 — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — LAST CHANCE | Countdown to Every Hour Counts: Power Hour!

We are just days away from the Every Hour Counts: Power Hour!
Hear from youth and families on the importance of out-of-school time
programs in their lives. Join out-of-school time professionals
in advocating for quality programs in Arizona.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 2021 STEM Grant Application Now Open

| March 30, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — 2021 STEM Grant Application Now Open

After a year on hiatus due to the pandemic, we’re thrilled to bring back our STEM Grants for out-of-school time programs! Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence and Cox Communications will award a total of $15,000 in grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to programs that incorporate or expand the use of STEM based learning in their programs.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Be Prepared For Summer With SPF!

| March 30, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Be Prepared For Summer With SPF!

Explorations in Computer Science for K-8
Janice Mak, Data Science Academy UArizona
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Understanding & Integrating WSCC, SEL, ACEs, and Bullying Prevention
Brad Snyder
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Engagement Strategies through Inquiry
David Tong, TGR Foundation
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Camping in COVID Times: Effective Health and Wellness Measures
Tracey Gaslin, Ph.D., CPNP, FNP-BC, CRNI, RN-BC, Association of Camp Nursing
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — What could you do with $1,500?

| March 23, 2021
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — What could you do with $1,500?

We are committed to helping you incorporate or expand the use of STEM-based learning in your program. That’s why we are once again partnering with Cox Communications to award a total of $15,000 in STEM grants ranging from $500 to $1,500. Applications will be reviewed by an independent judging panel with extra points given to programs that have signed the Make It Count Pledge and who have submitted an Assessment using the AzQSAT. Additional consideration will be given to programs that promote equity.

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