Tag: Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 15 — Grants, Resources & Afterschool Professionals Week Prep

| April 15, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 15 — Grants, Resources & Afterschool Professionals Week Prep

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Corporate Giving Program supports nonprofit organizations that strive to enhance the quality of life in company communities throughout the state. The Corporate Giving Program provides grants to nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 6 — 2019 STEM Grant Application is now open. Deadline is April 29

| April 8, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 6 — 2019 STEM Grant Application is now open. Deadline is April 29

Applications are now open for the 2019 STEM Grants for out-of-school time programs. In partnership with Cox Communications, AzCASE will award a total of $10,000 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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Registration deadline approaching for Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence 2019 Professional Development Workshops

| April 8, 2019
Registration deadline approaching for Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence  2019 Professional Development Workshops

Last few sessions before your summer break. Sign up to join us next week!

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April 15 deadline — Nominations due for 18th Annual Arizona Out-of-School Time Awards of Excellence

| April 8, 2019
April 15 deadline — Nominations due for 18th Annual Arizona Out-of-School Time Awards of Excellence

The Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence is seeking nominations for the “2019 Arizona Out-of-School Time Awards of Excellence.”

The nomination deadline is Monday, April 15.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 1 — America Still Needs Afterschool

| April 1, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 1 —  America Still Needs Afterschool

“Afterschool programs use engaging, hands-on and personalized learning to build much-needed employability skills. They create opportunity — not just for kids who get to explore topics that interest them, try new things, and gain important teamwork and communication skills — but also for parents who are able to spend time working, secure in the knowledge that their children are safe, supervised and engaged in learning after the school day has ended.”

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STEM Saturdays update for March 23 — Coming Summer 2019! BioBlitz Activity for Summer Learning Programs

| March 25, 2019
STEM Saturdays update for March 23 — Coming Summer 2019! BioBlitz Activity for Summer Learning Programs

Get your summer program kids outside this summer to count bugs, study plants, and understand their communities.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence offers Professional Development Workshops

| March 18, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence offers Professional Development Workshops

Informative Training for You & Your Staff7 Sessions to choose fromLeadership Workshops for supporting staff and programsCLASS Workshops with informative tools for working with youth

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Deadline is April 15 to submit nomination for Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence ‘Awards of Excellence’

| March 18, 2019
Deadline is April 15 to submit nomination for Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence ‘Awards of Excellence’

NOMINATE YOUR: • OUTSTANDING • PROGRAM •LEADERSHIP or STAFF •YOURSELF !for the 18th Annual Arizona Out-of-School Time Awards of Excellence. These awards recognize innovative programs and staff members for their excellent work in providing quality Arizona youth programs.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence STEM Saturdays update for March 9 — Out-of-School Time STEAM Survey

| March 11, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence STEM Saturdays update for March 9 — Out-of-School Time STEAM Survey

The Innovation Collaborative is conducting a national study that will help outline effective practices for STEAM (STEM+Arts).

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April 11 — Space still available for the Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence ‘RESILIENCE — The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope’ in Flagstaff

| March 8, 2019
April 11 — Space still available for the Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence ‘RESILIENCE — The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope’ in Flagstaff

The Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence will present the documentary “RESILIENCE — The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope” from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 11 at the Flagstaff Aquaplex, 1702 N. Fourth St., Flagstaff.

Stay after the viewing for a Q&A session with local experts, including Virginia Watahomigie, executive director of the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth.

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