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- adjective outside regular school hours.
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- adjective outside regular school hours
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With the growing education gap and schools operating on budget cutbacks, there's never been a more important time to focus on the after-school cause.
With more than 20 years working with charity organizations, I've been involved in programs that have helped a lot of people -- from domestic hunger relief to HIV/AIDS to my current role at jcpenney, where I'm grateful to have been a part of distributing more than $100 million to after-school programs.
They seemed to repeat the behavior that had made them unpopular at school, and the other children in their after-school groups reported the same kind of negative reactions that rejected children tend to get from their classmates.
She had played with some of the kids in an after-school program and was already friends with quite a few of them.
In the car, the driver would casually ask how things were going with the after-school activities.
In his original study on the topic, Seligman and his colleagues enrolled a group of two hundred eleven- and twelve-year-old children from Philadelphia in a six-week after-school program.
Those students whose parents got involved—by helping them join after-school activities and other kinds of groups—were much more likely to be accepted by peers one year later.
Soon she had music commissions ranging from after-school dance groups to composing a song for the 100th anniversary of her local park.
She can get involved with a different group of kids preferably a small group for some after-school activity, something she really likes and wants to do.
Each boy who was characterized as rejected or neglected by the sociometrics was then recruited to participate in a six-week after-school program.