American Rescue Plan Gives Out-of-school Time Programs Big Role in Pandemic Recovery

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By Stell Simonton, Youth Today

With the latest COVID-19 relief package (the American Rescue Plan) underway, youths, and potentially educators & developmental professionals in after-school or summer program settings, will be provided with some financial relief. 

This article encourages state education departments, local school districts, and school partnerships to be strategic about how they can utilize the money from the American Rescue Plan’s education funds to support children through out-of-school programs. 

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