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.

After School Education and Safety Program

The CDE provides funds to schools and districts that collaborate with community partners to provide safe and educationally enriching alternatives for children and youths during nonschool hours.

Afterschool Alliance

A nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for quality, affordable programs for all children.

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 practitioners to see activities firsthand.The toolkit's sample activities include learning goals, directions, and potential results.

PBS Teacher Source

Offers over 3,000 standards-based lesson plans.


Additional Resources

Contract for Excel Lead Agency (Base)

Contract for Excel Lead Agency (Supplemental)


Sample Early Release Coding Sign-Out



Last revised Feb 2022.