After School Child Care Job Satisfaction. Do you need a new job or a new outlook?
Sometimes our routines become boring. Or perhaps there is a hurdle in your afterschool child care job that you just can’t overcome, leading to frustration and ultimately, a job hunt. Instead of finding a new job, try something else called “job crafting” to gain job satisfaction.
– December 19, 2018Read Blog
Rising Star Award Winner: Debbie Collier - We're All Friends Together
Debbie Collier was nominated by Meaghan Crouch due to the work Collier did to make Canyon ISD Kids what it is today and the impact she has had on the students and their families. Crouch: "It truly takes a village to raise a child, and Canyon ISD Kids is the tangible manifestation of the mantra."
– May 31, 2018Read Blog
Rising Star Award Winner: Amy Olson - Walking Alongside Children and Families
Amy Olson with St. Paul Public Schools Discovery Club was nominated as a Rising Star because as her colleague, Leslie Carey puts it, "Amy is a Community Ed rock star!"
– May 24, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | Buying Program Management Software
"4 Essential Steps When Buying Program Management Software," featured in After School Elevated, is a must read for any program looking for new software. Learn where to start looking and the steps to getting software companies competing for your business.
– May 16, 2018Read Blog
Eleyo is Celebrating Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week
Eleyo is joining with the National AfterSchool Association to celebrate the professionals that are at the heart of afterschool programs during "Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week" April 23–27, 2018. Here are 4 Rising Stars in the afterschool industry!
– April 23, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | Why You Need A Mission Statement
An article in After School Elevated, "Why You Need A Mission Statement and Core Values" walks you through the process of writing a mission statement and establishing core values for your child care program.
– April 18, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | How To Build A Financially Sustainable Program
Transitioning from a grant-funded program to a fee-based program is difficult, but not impossible. Michelle Lee Pina, an industry expert, provides tips on how to do this in her article "How To Build A Financially Sustainable Program" in After School Elevated magazine.
– April 12, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | How To Run Your Program Like A Business
An article in After School Elevated, "How To Run Your Program Like A Business" provides tips on how to help your program grow and improve it's bottom line by operating your program like a business.
– April 5, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | Top 5 Things Parents Want From After School Programs
After School Elevated tells you what parents’ want when looking for an after school child care program. By aligning your before and after school program with parents’ needs, your program can help more children and improve the community it serves.
– March 29, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated | The State of After School 2018
A growing economy means increased reliance on after school programs. A leading advocate tells After School Elevated that after school professionals are ready for the challenge.
– March 22, 2018Read Blog
After School Elevated - New Resource for After School Programs
After school child care programs don’t always get the recognition they deserve. A new industry magazine, After School Elevated highlights four individuals doing great things in the after school community.