Reopening Schools and Afterschool

As educators, afterschool providers, youth, and their families, begin to think about making the transition back to school during these unprecedented times, ACT Now has developed a new webinar series to provide an overview of the Illinois State Board of Education’s (ISBE) guidance on reopening and share stories from the field.

Reopening Schools and Afterschool Part I: July 22, 2020

  • Take a deep dive into ISBE’s Reopening Plan
  • Receive tips for planning to reopen your program and how to support staff 
  • Access resources for engaging school districts, families, and community members, in order to make the case for afterschool

To access the recording of the webinar, click here!

To download the PowerPoint Slide Deck, click here.

Reopening Schools and Afterschool Part II: August 4, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

  • Listen to programs as they share their plains in order to reopen and hear about some of the challenges they are navigating.
  • Gain insight into how diverse afterschool programs are engaging with school districts, families, and community members, to resume programming.
  • There will also be time allotted for Questions!

To access the webinar recording, click here.