The Center for Schools and Communities (Center) contracts with the Pennsylvania Department of Education to provide training and technical assistance to Pennsylvania 21st Century Community Learning Centers. The Center employs a diverse and well-qualified staff to respond to requests for training and technical assistance relating specifically to the following topics pertaining to afterschool and youth development:

  • Community and Family Involvement
  • Quality Programming
  • Management and Administration
  • Staffing and Training
  • Financing
  • Research, Evaluation and Knowledge Base
  • Policy and Advocacy