Identify and Track Advisory Board Members With AS21

By Ken Fisher | May 2, 2022 8:44:57 AM

TransACT's AfterSchool21 (AS21) is a software service that supports after-school programs at the state and local levels in submitting compliant data for their annual performance report, 21APR. 

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Data For APR Reports Now Easier To Read And Analyze

By Ken Fisher | Apr 11, 2022 8:15:00 AM

TransACT's AfterSchool21 (AS21) is a software service that supports after-school programs at the state and local levels in submitting compliant data for their annual performance report, 21APR. 

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New APR Reports Allow Better Summary Information and Overrides

By Ken Fisher | Mar 22, 2022 1:58:29 PM

TransACT's AfterSchool21 (AS21) is a software service that supports after-school programs at the state and local level in submitting compliant data for their annual performance report, 21APR. 

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AS21 Responds to New Federal Reporting Requirements

By Ken Fisher | Mar 16, 2022 10:42:52 AM

TransACT's AfterSchool21 (AS21) is a software service that supports after-school programs at the state and local level in submitting compliant data for their annual performance report, 21APR. 

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Webinar: Community Engagement Strategies that Grow Your Program

By Alyssa Thornley | Jan 21, 2022 3:05:20 PM

In the darkest months of the pandemic, many Out-of-School-Time (OST) programs were skeptical they could reopen again. 

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So You Started an After School Program - Now What?

By Alyssa Thornley | Sep 22, 2021 7:45:00 AM

Of the many unsung heroes of the COVID-19 disaster, owners and staff working tirelessly in after-school programs are at the top of the list. 

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AfterSchool21 Summer 2021 Release: GPRA Reporting Made Easier

By Alyssa Thornley | Sep 17, 2021 10:55:00 AM

The AfterSchool21 (AS21) Summer 2021 software development release helps out-of-school-time (OST) programs collect their data and generate calculations needed to comply with new government reporting mandates that started July 1, 2021. Also in the release is new financial reporting capabilities for programs that charge fees. 

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After School Programs During COVID 19 - Heroes for the Community

By Alyssa Thornley | Aug 20, 2021 8:00:00 AM

During the early days of the pandemic, after school care programs continued the learning and caring the best they could.  

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5 Ways to Engage In-Person and Hybrid Summer Camp Participants

By Alyssa Thornley | Aug 2, 2021 8:59:59 AM

With the pandemic abating and the school year coming to a close, many students will be entering summer camps. Whether in-person or hybrid, it can be difficult to keep children engaged with the materials while also ensuring they enjoy their experience. We’ve compiled a list of 5 effective strategies to keep your summer camp participants engaged.

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Streamline Tracking for Grant-Funded Program Data with AfterSchool21

By Alyssa Thornley | Jul 21, 2021 8:15:00 AM

21CCLC data management and 21APR accuracy

Grant coordinators collect a daunting amount of data to maintain the federal funds that help operate after-school programs. It is especially true when their program participates in the U.S. Department of Education's 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) initiative, which promotes the creation of after-school learning centers and other academic enrichment efforts. 

The 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21CCLC) program awards grants to programs to fund after-school enrichment. Every state has different requirements regarding data collection, and this year is even more confusing for K-12 Grant Administrators as new government reporting requirements took effect July 1.

AfterSchool21 (AS21) by TransACT simplifies the reporting and data collection process by allowing program administrators and grant administrators to track, manage, and compile data, easing federal or state reporting burden.

Significant changes for grant-funded programs under the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) requirements called for more comprehensive reports in many areas. Program administrators have to pull data from new sources to show progress towards their goals. Current AS21 subscribers have access to a reporting system and automated calculations updated for GPRA changes. State Departments of Education and after-school programs across the country are already planning for these changes. AS21 provides a complete picture of a program in an easy-to-access online system: 

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