Summer Learning Can Help Close The Achievement Gap
Celebrate Summer Learning Day
June 19th!


Read more research by the Afterschool Alliance
on Indiana's Out-of-School Time Opportunities HERE.
 
Summer Learning Programs Help Indiana Kids Succeed
In Indiana, 25% of families say at least one child attended a summer program in 2013. However, the demand for summer programs exceeds the current rate of participation, with 46% of Indiana families reporting that they would like their children to participate.

And Indiana parents agree, with 87% supporting public funding for summer learning programs.

MORE facts about Summer Learning in Indiana  on this 2-page fact sheet.
National Summer Learning Day
National Summer Learning Day
is a great opportunity to showcase the importance of summer learning. Host an event during the week of June 19 or anytime during the summer!  

Show people in your community how summer learning programs give children and youth exciting experiences to learn and grow and develop skills to succeed in school, work, college and life.

This year for Summer Learning Day, National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) is asking everyone-programs, families, schools, educators, policymakers, businesses-to make summer a season of learning by taking the #KeepKidsLearning Pledge.

Need Ideas on How To Celebrate?
The National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) has a great collection of resources and ideas on their Summer Learning Day website. Add your event to the Summer Learning Day map and start planning your event today!

 
Our vision is that all Indiana children and youth have access to high quality, affordable afterschool and summer learning programs that prepare them for success in school, work, & life.

Professional Development Scholarships!

In honor of Summer Learning Day, the Indiana Afterschool Network is releasing FIFTY scholarships at the reduced rate of $40 per user (valued at $75 each) in the Indiana Academy for Out-of-School Time Learning!

This annual membership offers 36 interactive, online modules specifically designed for out-of-school time youth workers.

To complete the scholarship application, contact Bri Gaston-Bell bgaston-bell@indianaafterschool.org

Where is a Summer Learning Day Event Happening Near You?
Find Out OR Add Yours!