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Nevada Afterschool Network

4700 S. Maryland Parkway Suite 335 Las Vegas, Nevada 89119-3063
702-895-1083
nan@unlv.edu
Monday through Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

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We are located in the University Gateway Building, on the east side of Maryland Parkway, across from Greenspun Hall. For more detailed UNLV campus and parking maps go to: http://maps.unlv.edu/

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Past Newsletter!

Check out the resources and helpful information from previous NAN newsletters!

  • January Resources: New NAN Network Lead, The New York Life Foundation Grant, NDE Notice of Funding Opportunity, Nevada Strong Start Child Care Services
  • January STEM Resources: STEM Spotlight: Bruner Elementary School, Talk Technology with Verizon Employees, Chief Science Officers Webinar, Nevada STEM Map
  • February Resources: NAN Membership, Free STEM Training, Setting the Stage: Practical Ideas for Implementing High-Quality Afterschool Arts Programs, Webinar on Hiring Older Adults in Afterschool Programs
  • February STEM Resources: Meet the 2024 Flight Crew, Green Our Planet Garden Movement, STEM List Applications, Changemakers in STEM Virtual Youth Congress
  • March Resources:  NV Afterschool Showcase Recap, OST Professional Pathways Certification, Applications for Rise Fellowship, The OST Leader’s Guide to Equitable Communication
  • March STEM Resources: NV Flight Crew at the Afterschool Showcase, Fun on the Farm, Free STEM Movie Event, Youth Engineering Solutions Curricula
  • January 2023 Resources: AmeriCorps Opportunities, AimHigh Grants, City of Las Vegas Safekey Hiring, & OST Advocacy Training.
  • February 2023 Resources: NV Flight Crew Application OPEN, 2023 NAN Showcase Registration, Children’s Week 2023
  • March 2023 Resources:  2023 NAN Showcase, Children’s Week 2023, Grant Opportunities
  • April Resources: Clark County Children’s Mental Health Summit, Moonshot Mentor Survey, EdResearch for Recovery
  • May Resources: Nevada BOOST Grant, Best Practice Webinar on Working with Sexual & Gender Minority Youth, Afterschool Alliance: Youth Voice Toolkit
  • June Resources: STEM Leaders Academy Applications, Uplift by Youth Era, Project Recharge Professional Learning-Envirolution
  • July Resources: Best Practice Webinar on Fostering a Systemic and Culturally Responsive Approach to Family & Community Engagement, Flight Crew members paired with Mentors, Become an Entrepreneur with Venture Lab
  • August Resources: BOOST Grant Awardees, Lights on Afterschool, Best Practice Webinar Reinvigorate Engagement through Hands-on Blending Learning Strategies, Expanding Equity in Afterschool and Summer Learning: Lessons from School Districts
  • August STEM Resources: Full STEAM Ahead, STEM Leaders Academy Application OPEN, Eureka STEM Lab, Green Boxes & STEM Kits, Learn to Be an Ally to Girls & Women in STEM
  • September Resources: Save the Date 2024 Annual NAN Showcase, 2023 Youth Mayor Application, Best Practice Webinars, NSLA Learning Summit Conference, National Afterschool Association 2024 Conference, Wallace Foundation Reports
  • September STEM Resources: STEM Spotlight, Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation Junior Naturalist Program, STEM Flights, Green Boxes & STEM Kids, FIRST Fundraising Resources
  • October Resources: New Website, 2024 Annual NAN Showcase RFP & Exhibitor Application
  • October STEM Resources: 2024 NV Flight Crew Application Opens, NCWIT Awards Nominations,  2024 National Flight Crew Application Opens
  • November Resources: NV Afterschool Showcase RFP Application Opens, Exhibitor Application Opens, & Early Bird Registration Opens, Program Spotlight: Bruner Elementary School
  • November STEM Resources: NV Flight Crew Reach for the Stars Event, DRI Green Boxes & STEM Kits, Share Your STEM Spotlight
  • December Resources: Peer Learning Groups, NAN Membership, Service Learning Through Sports, Afterschool Today: The Health Equity Issue
  • December STEM Resources: STEM Spotlight: Tech Trekker, Power to Explore Student Challenge, FIRST Nevada Volunteering, Green Out Planet Grant Opportunity
  • January 2022 Resources: National Mentoring Month 2022 –  Becoming a Better Mentor: Strategies to Be There for Young People; UME Academy Free STEM kits & Lesson plans
  • February 2022 Resources: Out-of-School Time Equity Planning Checklist; Top Public School District and Charter School COVID-Relief Spending Priorities, by Region
  • March 2022 Resources: Where Did All the Afterschool Staff Go? (Brief); March Women’s History Month Toolkit; Nevada Science Center – Live & Virtual Field Trips
  • April 2022 Resources: STEM teaching Tools; Staff Recruitment Toolkit; Summer Learning Toolkit; FREE Lead Water Testing For NV Childcare Facilities
  • May 2022 Resources: NV Program Quality Self-Assessment Toolkit; Nevada After 3pm Healthy Futures Report; Child Care Technical Assistance Network – Resource Library
  • June 2022 Resources: STEM Scopes, Resources for Helping Youth Cope after a Mass Shooting, Kid-grit Social Emotional Learning Activities
  • July 2022 Resources: Every Hour Counts & NV Out-of-School Time Program Quality Toolkit
  • August 2022 Resources:  Biden-Harris Administration Launches National Effort to Support Student Success (fact sheet), Wonderschool business tool for NV providers, Help Kids Recover Maximize Student Recovery
  • September 2022 Resources: Invention Project program,  The Black Student Magazine,  Mental Health America Back to School Mental Health Toolkit
  • October 2022 Resources: Afterschool field created resources to help support the mental health of young people, World Space Week, AMCH Association Committees
  • November 2022 Resources: Moonshot Flight Crew Recruitment, Pitch Builder helping young students to develop a pitch in 5 minutes, and Behavioral Health Toolkit
  • December 2022 Resources: Applicants for Nevada OSIT, Children’s Week Testimony, and AmeriCorps Opportunities
  • January 2023 Resources: NV Flight Crew Application, 2023 Nan Showcase Registration, Children’s Week 2023
  • January 2021 Resources: CCSD Family Guide for student engagement in online classes (English & Spanish); Mizzen by Mott App Live Demo
  • February 2021 Resources: Nevada OST Program Map; Afterschool Data Fact Sheets; Being Trauma-informed (4-part video series); Million Girls Moonshot Toolkit, Seizing the funding opportunities in the CRRSA
  • March 2021 Resources: Getting Ready for Summer; Pandemic Relief for Child Care Providers
  • April 2021 Resources: Afterschool STEM Hub; Friends Forever International; National Summer Learning Association – Summer Bootcamp
  • May 2021 Resources: Science and Equity-Driven Tools for Whole-Child School Redesign;  21st Century Community Learning Centers Facts and Figures; Evidence-based Considerations for COVID-19 Reopening and Recovery Planning
  • June 2021 Resources: National Summer Learning Week;  Help Kids Recover
  • July 2021 Resources: Building Connections Webinar Series; Black Girls Create; Advancing Student Learning and Opportunity Through Voluntary Academic Summer Learning Programs
  • August 2021 Resources: Youth Today; Million Girls Moonshot Booster Packs
  • September 2021 Resources: Nevada After 3pm Data – STEM; National Center of Afterschool & Summer Enrichment (NCASE) Brief; Summer Programming in the Time of COVID -19
  • October 2021 Resources: Summer Camp 2021: More Anxiety, More Learning, More Hugs-Same Fun; Community STEM Collaborations that Support Children & Families; NASA Space Place; Instrumentl Grant Writing Tips
  • November 2021 Resources: Science Olympiad’s STEM exploration program; America After 3PM findings for Children with Special Needs or Disabilities
  • December 2021 Resources: Broadening Perspectives on Broadening Participation in STEM; Core Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies for Out-of-School Time Professionals
  • May 2020 Resources:  Family resources from Children’s Advocacy Alliance; From a Time of Risk to a Time of Opportunity factsheet for NV; Online learning resources provide by the Afterschool Alliance; Resources to support families, educators, and employers.
  • June 2020 Resources: Briefing: Afterschool and Summer Programs Support Learning and Recovery; Getting support for Summer Learning: How federal, state, city and district policies affect summer learning programs; NANs New Resource webpage; Fitness Challenge Calendar; Helping Students Grieve from a Distance.
  • August 2020 Resources:  Summer Activities Guide;  Summer Programming Guide; Host a Successful Site Visit (inviting lawmakers to your program); Mizzen by Mott App; NAN’s past webinars and training calendar.
  • September 2020 ResourcesMessaging Guide: Helping Kids Learn & Grow; Key Principles for Reopening Schools and Helping Students Recover from COVID-19; Connect Kids NV
  • October 2020 Resources: Lights on Afterschool; Closing the Digital Divide
  • November 2020 Resources: 2020 Explorer Classroom; Million Girls Moonshot Free Toolkit
  • December 2020 Resources: Comprehensive Center Network: Student Engagement in Online Classes; Handout – Afterschool and Summer Learning Programs Are Essential for COVID-19 Recovery

Do you have free resources for afterschool and OST programs or upcoming event that you would like us to share? Please email us the details at NAN@unlv.edu. ​Deadline to include your information in the next newsletter is the 25th of each month.