Education

North Carolina after 3 pm: Afterschool programs rank 6th nationally

From supporting social, emotional, and academic development, to providing a safe and supportive environment, afterschool programs have been a vital resource for students and their parents, especially during COVID-19. North Carolina is ranked among the top 10 states in afterschool programs and number 1 for parent satisfaction. National and statewide leaders and a parent and director from a local program discuss more about this report and the work that still needs to be done.