Tag Archives: Afterschool

  1. Out of the park: Summer program sends girls to MLB Players STEM League Championships

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    July 21, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    Middle school mathletes Julie Mendez and Jesiret Salvatierra could never have imagined they would have the chance to travel on …
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  2. Diaz Music Institute gets at-risk youth jazzed about music education

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    June 30, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    In the more than 20 years since he founded Diaz Music Institute (DMI), a nonprofit dedicated to empowering at-risk youth …
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  3. Houston Healthy Hip-Hop founder pays it forward through afterschool program

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    May 6, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    Chris Cortez has always struggled with anxiety, but he gained a new sense of confidence when he discovered dance as …
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  4. CASE for Kids symposium helps out-of-school time educators help students play with purpose 

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    April 5, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    On Friday, 75 out-of-school time professionals got their game on during the play-based, social and emotional learning-centered CASE for Kids …
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  5. Sixth-grade techie builds future in afterschool program

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    January 27, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    On Thursday, Jan. 27, people of all ages took time out of their busy schedules to show their appreciation during …
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  6. CASE for Kids Afterschool Program Specialist amplifies students’ potential through mentorship

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    January 6, 2022 by HCDE-Texas

    The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) shares that 1 in 3 young people in America is growing up without a mentor …
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  7. Virtual Provider Fair Set for Oct. 29 and 30 Connects Afterschool Community Service Providers, Programs

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    October 23, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    The Virtual Provider Fair set for Oct. 29 and 30 from 10-11:30 a.m. will allow the afterschool community to network …
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  8. The Benefit of Argument: 2 Cousins Named to Elite USA Debate Teams through CASE Debates

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    September 11, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    As cousins, CASE Debates team members Rodrigo Trujillo and Diego Castillo admit to being competitive, fueling one another on their …
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  9. Comprehensive Afterschool Programs Urged to Apply for $550,787 in Funding through CASE for Kids Partnership Project

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    July 22, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    An afterschool visit from two master gardeners transforms an elementary school outdoor garden into a science experiment. Through an afterschool …
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  10. HCDE Learning Expert Says Summer Academic Loss Heightened by COVID-19 Learning Lag

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    June 4, 2020 by HCDE-Texas

    Summer learning expert Dr. Lisa Caruthers concedes that traditional summer learning loss experienced by students will be amplified by COVID-19 …
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