Frontline Staff Member Spotlight: Camblin Reyes

by Rebecca Petrarca, DelSesto AfterZone Site Coordinator
posted 7.14.14

Guest Blog: Aligning Expanded Learning with New State Standards

This post originally appeared on the Cross & Joftus blog. Cross & Joftus works with states, foundations, school districts, and nonprofit organizations to meet their education goals. PASA worked with Cross & Joftus to identify areas of Common Core alignment and improvement in our AfterZone Summer Scholars program. 

In Their Own Words: PASA Alum Joely Barrios Talks Positive Adult Relationships

by Michael Braithwaite, Director of Communications

posted 7.9.2014

This year, PASA is lucky to be looking back at 10 amazing years working with 10,000 young people. As we take this opportunity to reflect before looking ahead to the next 10 years, we thought we'd sit down with some of our youth alumni and community partners about their thoughts on the AfterZone, Hub, and citywide afterschool in general. 

New Farm Fresh Partnership: AfterZone and Roch's Work Together to Get Students Healthy Snacks

This summer, the AfterZone is partnering with Rhode Island's Roch's Produce to provide healthy snacks from local farmers. 

Use It or Lose It: The Adolescent Brain

This post originally appeared on The After School Corporation (TASC's) blog. TASC is one of PASA's Every Hour Counts partners and is dedicated to helping urban schools give kids more time, more ways, and more opportunities to learn so that everyone can succeed. 


Guest Blog: Bringing STEM to Life through Partnerships and the Next Generation Science Standards

This post was written by Boston After School and Beyond, an Every Hour Counts partner. Boston After School & Beyond is a public-private partnership that seeks to ensure that every child in Boston has the opportunity to develop to his or her full potential. Boston Beyond mobilizes partnerships among program providers, philanthropy, business and higher education, and the City of Boston, especially the Boston Public Schools.  

Thinking Outside of the Net: Mind-Bending Ways to Teach With Soccer

If you've somehow missed it, another World Cup begins today and the entire world is prepared to glue themselves to their TV and computer screens to join in. Twitter feeds from Providence to Athens are alight with #WorldCup2014 and we here at PASA know that many, if not most, of our AfterZone and Hub youth will watching and celebrating (or groaning, depending on their team). 

Frontline Staff Member Spotlight: Paul Herne

By Emmanuel Janvier, Gilbert Stuart AfterZone Site Coordinator

posted 6.10.14