The Minneapolis Afterschool Network is broken down into four areas including coordination & collaboration, data, quality, and our program finder What's Up 612!, dedicated to providing youth ages 5-21 with best possible out-of-school time programming and activities the City has to offer.
Coordination & Collaboration of jurisdictional and community partners to strengthen and expand the field of out-of-school time.
Together we create a common vision and shared goals across afterschool program providers, schools, city and county, families and youth, and funding organizations in order to:
Information Collection & Sharing of Data – Minneapolis Afterschool Network Database collects and stores citywide demographic data on participation and access to afterschool opportunities in the city.
The Minneapolis Afterschool Network utilizes a citywide management information system for sharing data in order to:
Quality Improvement - Professional Development Opportunities, Quality Assessment Support, Organizational Coaching.
Continuous quality improvement leads to positive outcomes outcomes for youth, families and communities.
Be on the lookout for upcoming training opportunities coming soon.
On June 10, 2016 the Minneapolis Afterschool Network held its Regional Quality Collaboration Project Community Sharing. The convening recognized and celebrated the awesome work of the Assessor Coaches over a year long process, and the impact made on quality afterschool, racial equity and capacity building across the metro area.