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Roger Williams AfterZone Cancelled Today

Due to the First Lady Michelle Obama's visit at JSEC and the security measure in place as a result, the Roger Williams AfterZone is cancelled this afternoon. All other AfterZone school sites are continuing as planned. 

Introducing PASA's High School Intern: Beling Todd

By Michael Braithwaite, Director of Communications

posted 10.17.2014

This is Beling Todd!

From Every Hour Counts: New Measurement Framework Offers a Blueprint for Expanded Learning Systems to Improve and Measure their Progress

This post was written by Chris Mai, Policy and Communications Manager for Every Hour Counts and originally appeared on their blogEvery Hour Counts, formerly the Collaborative for Building After-School Systems, is a coalition of citywide organizations that increase access to quality learning opportunities, particularly for underserved students.<

From TASC: Why the Adolescent Brain Should Be Revered, Not Feared

This post was generously shared by TASC, one of PASA's Every Hour Counts partners, and originally appeared as part of their NeuroConnections blog series, where they explore the bridge between neuroscience and education. Saskia Traill is TASC's vice president for policy and research. Dr. Abigail A. Baird is Associate Professor of Psychology at Vassar. 

In Their Own Words for PASA's 10th Anniversary: Mayor Angel Taveras on the Importance of Afterschool Systems

by Hillary Salmons, PASA Executive Director

posted 10.3.2014

Photo Credit: Office of Mayor Taveras

 

All in the Family: How Crossfit's AfterZone Program Became a Family Affair

By Jon Allen, AfterZone Site Coordinator for Nathan Bishop

posted 9.15.2014

Left to Right: Missy Santos and her daughters Emma and Elliesha

 

In Their Own Words for PASA's 10th Anniversary: Superintendent Dr. Susan Lusi Talks About District Collaboration

By Hillary Salmons, PASA Executive Director

posted 9.12.2014

Left to right: City Councilman Michael Solomon, AfterZone youth MC Kianna Moreno, AfterZone youth MC Niceo Aponte-Andrade, PASA Executive Director Hillary Salmons (back), PPSD Superintendent Dr. Susan Lusi

The New Face of Badges: PASA and Boston Team Up to Re-envision Digital Badges

By Ann Durham, Director of Quality Initiatives

posted 9.12.2014