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Extended Learning

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The Extended Learning Section is responsible for overseeing two competitive federally funded afterschool programs at the state level. 

Afterschool programs provide a safe, caring, and nurturing place for extended learning, social, recreational, academic, and personal life skills development for students during non-school hours (before- and/or after-school). Afterschool programs foster partnerships among the schools, parents/families, and communities. Federal grant competitions are periodically available.

For more information on afterschool programs, please click on the links under Extended Learning on the right side of this page.