Virtual Fireside Chats

Screenshot of Michael Funk talking during recorded video conversation.

The California AfterSchool Network hosts interviews with Michael Funk, Division Director for the California Department of Education Expanded Learning Division, to better help the field navigate the current state of Expanded Learning, including what guidance means for your programs. These chats include policy updates as well as interviews with partners elevating current topics and promising practices.

This section includes the Fireside Chat’s from April 2020 through April 2021. Access the full set of Fireside Chats.

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If you are interested in developing your own virtual fireside chats check out our post: Communicating During Crisis – Video “Fireside Chats”