After School Programs

Cast member Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives at the film premiere of 'The Expendables 2' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood California on August 15, 2012. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Schwarzenegger Pushes Congress To Save After-School Funding

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is calling on Congress to preserve federal funding for after-school programs in a proposed reauthorization of the 2002 No Child Left Behind law.


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After School Programs Are A Growing Part Of STEM Education

After school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.


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Inspiring Notes Makes Up For Budget Cuts In Music Education

Inspiring Notes, a 501(c)3 organization, is the first of its kind in the valley, filling the gap left in elementary schools that have fewer opportunities to offer in-school music programs due to cutbacks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2013

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Best Bilingual Extracurricular Activities For Kids In Orange County

These language programs provide a variety of fun, unique and effective activities and curriculum to help give your child a top-notch bilingual education.

CBS Los Angeles–09/28/2012


Study: After-School Programs Can Reduce Alcohol Use Among Middle School Students

A voluntary substance prevention program held after school and presented by trained facilitators can help reduce alcohol use among young adolescents, according to a new study.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/08/2012

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After-School Sports Programs in Los Angeles County

What to do during those hours between school dismissal and bedtime? Sure there’s homework to complete but you know what they say about all work and no play. Take advantage of playtime to make sure […]



A Guide To LA’s Public After-School Programs

I envy Carol Brady. She never seemed to worry about how her six kids were going to spend their time after school. Besides, she had Alice to clean and cook and supervise the children when […]