Tag: AZCASE

Grow with the AZ Afterschool Directory

| March 4, 2015
Grow with the AZ Afterschool Directory

Arizona Center For Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) Directory is growing. Still don’t know about the Directory or why you shouldn’t wait any longer and get your program information on the map now? Because… Over 200 programs have added or updated their listings just this year! Over forty new providers have put themselves on the map! The AZ Afterschool Directory is the state’s only comprehensive, bi-lingual listing of out-of-school time […]

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Parent Outreach Campaign Deadline Extended

| February 18, 2015
Parent Outreach Campaign Deadline Extended

The 2015 Parent Outreach Campaign deadline has been extended! Update or create a new entry in the Directory by the extended deadline Friday, March 20th and you will be entered to win one of three great prizes by sending us this completed confirmation form! Prizes include: One free registration to the 2015 School’s Out, Make it Count Conference Three free registrations for one […]

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Connect With High-Quality Trainers Serving AZ Out-of-School Time Programs

| February 5, 2015
Connect With High-Quality Trainers Serving AZ Out-of-School Time Programs

Arizona Center for AfterSchool Excellence(AzCASE) and Valley of the Sun United Way are pleased to announce a new resource for out-of-school time programs: The Arizona Out-of-School Time Trainer Network.  The Trainer Network is designed to connect Arizona out-of-school time programs with high-quality trainers to support their professional development needs, and is searchable by geographic area served, topics […]

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CONNECT2STEM Awards

| February 4, 2015
CONNECT2STEM Awards

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) encourages out-of-school time programs across Arizona to submit nominations for the CONNECT2STEM Awards. The first annual CONNECT2STEM Awards, presented by Cox Communications in partnership with AZ SciTech, will honor STEM Connectors in the areas of business, nonprofit, education and afterschool programs. AzCASE is proud to partner with Cox on the CONNECT2STEM Awards […]

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Promote Your Program for Free

| January 28, 2015
Promote Your Program for Free

Promote your program for free in the AZ Afterschool Directory 2.0 by Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE). Thirty-four percent of youth in Arizona would participate in out-of-school time programs if they could, but a program isn’t available. Or worse–they don’t know what’s available. The AZ Afterschool Directory is the state’s only comprehensive, bilingual listing of […]

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Do Not Miss Diana Brown in February 2015

| January 26, 2015
Do Not Miss Diana Brown in February 2015

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) is excited to welcome back Diana Brown, an educator with over 25 years of experience and one of the most popular and highly-rated trainers from the 2012, 2013, and 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conferences. “Providing Structure & Encouragement in Your Program” is fast-paced training that uses music, movement, and interaction […]

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Spring 2015 Professional Development Trainings Announced

| January 21, 2015
Spring 2015 Professional Development Trainings Announced

Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) is excited to bring you two more dynamic, knowledgeable presenters to address topics that Arizona out-of-school time professionals know are keys to quality. For more information on upcoming trainings CLICK HERE.

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The AZ Afterschool Directory: Where Parents Search for Programs

| January 12, 2015
The AZ Afterschool Directory: Where Parents Search for Programs

Arizona Center For Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) plan’s to conduct a statewide promotional campaign this spring targeting parents in search of a quality summer program for their children. The campaign will coincide with the re-launch of the AZ Afterschool Directory, Arizona’s only free, bi-lingual, comprehensive listing that lets parents search for out-of-school time (OST) programs by location, […]

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Out-of-School Time Professional Development Training Opportunities

| January 6, 2015
Out-of-School Time  Professional Development Training Opportunities

You told us what training you wanted, and we listened. Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) is excited to bring you these dynamic, knowledgeable presenters to address topics that Arizona out-of-school time professionals know are keys to quality! Providing Structure & Encouragement in Your Program Community Diana Brown This fast-paced workshop empowers out-of-school time staff to effectively handle […]

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Quality is Contagious

| November 12, 2014
Quality is Contagious

Arizona Programs Are Making It Count for Kids! Quality is Contagious Has your program caught it? Next week marks the one year anniversary since Arizona’s Quality Standards for Out-of-School Time Programs were first published.  What has happened in the twelve months since is incredible and Arizona’s program providers deserve the credit. Quality is truly contagious! In May, […]

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