For 21st CCLC Programs

For 21st CCLC Programs

Dr. Sylvia Lyles of the U.S. Department of Education will host a full-day pre-conference session and professional development workshops targeted for 21st CCLC State Education Agency (SEA) Directors, Center Directors, Program Directors, Grantees, and Sub-Grantees. Dr. Lyles will provide information related to developing, implementing, and sustaining quality afterschool programs today and into the future.

The U.S. Department of Education will NOT convene the Summer Institute in 2018. The sessions at Beyond School Hours will represent a great opportunity to hear firsthand from 21st CCLC Administration this year.


Pre-Conference Session: 21st CCLC in 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 21st CCLC pre-conference session will focus on topics that are relevant to the successful and effective implementation of afterschool programs and activities that impact the lives of students across the nation every day. Presenters will share important information on recent research and literature geared towards program design, development, implementation, and evaluation. U.S. Department of Education staff will share key national activities that are designed to support States, local educational agencies, community- and faith-based organizations and other entities in the delivery of afterschool programs. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions relevant to afterschool programming from experts, both at the Federal and State levels.

Space at this pre-conference session is limited and will be assigned on a first come/first served basis. Pre-registration is required. You may register for the pre-conference once you register for the Beyond School Hours conference. In order to ensure lodging in the BSH host hotel, the Caribe Royale, you are encouraged to register and book your room(s) immediately.

Read invitation letter from Dr. Lyles to 21st CCLC grantees and sub-grantees

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Special Professional Development Sessions for 21st CCLC Grantees and Sub-Grantees

Dates TBD

In addition to the Pre-Conference above, the U.S. Department of Education will conduct special professional development sessions targeted for 21st CCLC grantees and sub-grantees at the BSH Conference. The sessions will focus on 21st CCLC program-specific policies and strategies. More information is forthcoming.


Workshops Aligned with 21st CCLC Programs

Wednesday – Saturday, February 22-24, 2018

Tailor your conference experience to meet your needs. More than 90% of Beyond School Hours workshops are aligned with 21st CCLC priorities. Look for the callout “21st CCLC-aligned” as you plan your workshop lineup. View workshops here.

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