Feb 17 2023

Policy Opportunities for the OST Field in 2023: Out-of-School Time Monthly Field Convening

Grantmakers for Education


February 17, 2023, 12:00 pm ET

Policy Opportunities for the OST Field in 2023

Presentations shared during the call:

Afterschool Alliance: Federal Funding, Policy, and Afterschool
National League of Cities: Policy Opportunities & Challenges
NCSL Data Mapping Overview

Join the OST Impact Group for our monthly field convening call to discuss policy opportunities and challenges ahead for the field in 2023. We'll discuss the policy landscape at the national, state and municipal levels, and explore roles for funders and field leaders in pushing for policies that support high quality programs for children and youth.

Moderator: Ron Ottinger, STEM Next Opportunity Fund
  • Erik Peterson, Afterschool Alliance
  • Autumn Rivera, National Conference of State Legislatures
  • Belah Shah Spooner, National League of Cities

About the Series

Join the EdFunders Out-of-School Time Impact Group for an ongoing conversation with funders, practitioners and other field leaders centered on learning about and with the out-of-school time sector, focusing on essential issues in OST now and in the future. Each video call will dive into a specific content area, challenge, and/or opportunity for the field and feature experts in the sector and philanthropy.

Register once for the ongoing series and join as your schedule allows. Already registered? We’ll send you a reminder of your meeting access beforehand.

Calls are scheduled from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. ET on the third Friday of each month.

See video and resources from past calls in the event archive.


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