A nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for quality, affordable programs for all children. http://www.afterschoolalliance.org/.
After School Learning Toolkit: Building Quality Enrichment Activities
Provides resources in six key areas: arts, literacy, math, science, technology, and homework help. Available online, the toolkit includes sample lessons by grade level and tips for practioners to see activities firsthand, such as one in which seventh- and eighth-graders at the Children's Aid Society in New York City create an original play inspired by the Mirabel sisters' struggle for freedom in the Dominican Republic. The toolkit's sample activities include learning goals, directions, and potential results. http://www.sedl.org/afterschool/toolkits/
California After School Resource Center-(CASRC, "cas-rac")
Provides access to a comprehensive set of reviewed materials, resources, trainings, tools, and supportive services for after school programs. Browse through the resources and register online to borrow materials from the library, with free delivery in California.
California After School Network
The Mission of the California Afterschool Network is to influence policy and coordinate local and statewide efforts that support out of school time opportunities for children and youth. http://www.afterschoolnetwork.org/
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
A website created by a group of more than 30 Federal agencies formed in 1997 to make hundreds of federally supported teaching and learning resources easier to find. http://www.ed.gov/free
PBS Teacher Source
Offers over 3,000 standards-based lesson plans. http://www.pbs.org/teachersource
Research-Based P. E. and physical education curriculum and sample lesson plans. http://www.sparkpe.org/