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Author Bodilly, Susan J.

Title Making out-of-school-time matter : evidence for an action agenda / Susan Bodilly, Megan K. Beckett.

Published Santa Monica, CA : Rand Corp., ©2005.


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Physical description 1 online resource (xxiii, 127 pages) : illustrations
Series Books at JSTOR Open Access
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-127) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Historical context -- Unmet demand for out-of-school-time services -- Potential effectiveness of OST programs -- Assessment of quality in OST programs -- Improving participation in OST programs -- Capacity building -- Conclusions.
Summary Presents the findings of a broad-ranging literature review intended to identify, frame, and assess relevant issues concerning effective out-of-school-time (OST) programs. Drawing on recent studies the authors identify and address the level of demand for OST services, the effectiveness of offerings, what constitutes quality in OST programs, how to encourage participation, and how to build further community capacity. They make recommendations for improving the information used in policy making.
Other author Beckett, Megan K.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject After-school programs -- United States.
School-age child care -- United States.
Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
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