After School Program Extends Learning

Education doesn’t end with the school day and many students are finding that an after school program extends learning while providing safe recreation and social time. In the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville school district in upstate New York on Tuesdays and...

After School Program Boosts Fitness and Academics

An after school program boosts fitness and academics, and it is all due to the collaboration of a veteran teacher and a local personal trainer. Spring Valley High School English teacher Marc Hoberman says he along with his friend and personal trainer, Steve Eckert,...

Fun Ideas For After-School Energizing Snacks

For kids to do their best in school they need to have healthy eating habits.   But with fast food and junk food screaming out from every corner, it can be hard to find quick, healthy snacks that appeal to fickle palates. Kids tend to chow down after school, especially...