The Impact of Expanded Learning in California
News & Events
We are committed to providing you with the resources and tools necessary to build high quality out-of-school time programs in California. Keep up to date with all the latest news and events.
Registration Coming Soon: 2020 Statewide Site Coordinator Expanded Learning Symposium
February 14 - 15, 2020
California Love is the 3rd Annual Statewide Site Coordinator Expanded Learning Symposium, taking place February 14th– February 15th, 2020. Partners throughout the state of California are excited to provide a unique opportunity for Site Coordinators to learn from other Site Coordinators alike, California’s Expanded Learning Professionals will get a unique opportunity to learn from their peers, colleagues and other experts within the Expanded Learning field during an informative two-day event.
Applications are NOW OPEN for the Leadership Development Institute for Emerging Leaders of Color! CalSAC is currently accepting applications from out-of-school time professionals to join the 2020 Leadership Development Institute (LDI) for Emerging Leaders of Color cohort.
It’s almost time for Lights On Afterschool. This October 24 marks the 20th celebration and it is looking to be our brightest year yet; get the word out to your community!
Lights On is the only nationwide event celebrating afterschool programs and their important role in the lives of children, families, and communities. It is a great opportunity to keep our momentum going, raise more awareness in your community, and help mobilize support for afterschool at the local, state, and federal levels! Legislators will be in their districts, looking for ways to connect with the community.
Haven’t started yet? Checkout the Afterschool Alliance website to access an extensive Event Planning Kit and get your juices flowing!
Already planning an event? Make sure to register your event today!
This event provides a great opportunity to raise awareness in your community and build support for your program. If this date does not work for your program, we encourage you to invite the community (including public officials) on a different day this fall.
The California Department of Education (CDE) Expanded Learning Division (EXLD) is excited to launch the new Sustainability Work Group! The purpose of the Sustainability Work Group is to support the EXLD in identifying, documenting, and sharing promising sustainability practices with the Expanded Learning field.
Rally to save after school!
Join us March 9-10, 2020 in Sacramento for the California Afterschool & Summer Challenge. Youth, parents, educators, and advocates will gather to call on legislators to support afterschool and summer programs across the state. Learn more.