New Jersey After 3’s innovative partnerships have made significant contributions to New Jersey’s expanded learning time landscape!
An affordable evidence-based model that can be brought to scale in any New Jersey community;
The first city-wide evidence-based afterschool partnership in a major urban center (Trenton) in which the school district, the City, New Jersey After 3, private funders and several nonprofit partners expanded learning time for over 2,400 kids in every District school. This partnership is aligned with the strategy now being advocated for by the National League of Cities.
The first Promising Practices Competition and Showcase, highlighting and recognizing the best in afterschool.
Recognition as a Veteran Lead Agency for Global Youth Service Day and Semester of Service.
Integration of afterschool into a community schools model.
Hosting the State’s first Expanded Learning Time Summit.
Developed the State’s first online Afterschool Directory.
Instrumental in the distribution of more than 141,000 free, NEW books to over 33,000 children throughout New Jersey.
Provided a comprehensive system of professional development for more than 6,000 afterschool staff and site managers.