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Identifying Promising Practices

American Institutes for Research

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $255,000
  • Grant Period September 1, 2011–August 31, 2013
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant to American Institutes for Research will support their efforts to collect and disseminate promising practices for school day and afterschool educators. Specifically, the grantee will: 1) produce a research brief focused on cost-effective afterschool and expanded learning strategies; 2) provide technical assistance and resources on expanded learning to states and districts; and 3) continue to work with the Afterschool Technical Assistance Collaborative, a consortium of national organizations providing technical assistance to the statewide afterschool networks in their efforts to further afterschool policies and practices.