Search the UpNext Blog
UpNext Blog Series
IMLS on the Web
Commenting/Posting PolicyClick here to read the IMLS Commenting and Posting Policy.
Category Archives: Afterschool/Out-of-School
By Courtney L. Young Head Librarian and Associate Professor of Women’s Studies, Penn State Greater Allegheny This spring the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has been hosting virtual town hall meetings at which library staff and community stakeholders have … Continue reading
By Eleanor Greene Intern, IMLS You wouldn’t know it by the classrooms full of smiling kids, but at the Long Island Children’s Museum, in Garden City, N.Y., kindergarten is serious business. Community member Francisco Quijada was looking for a program to … Continue reading
This blog was originally published on the Afterschool Snack blog. By Jen Rinehart Afterschool Alliance In my 10 years with the Afterschool Alliance, there hadn’t really been any conferences that dealt specifically with how libraries are providing expanded learning opportunities for kids … Continue reading