Best Practices

Use these guidelines for program best practices including college and career readiness, summer learning, STEM, arts, environmental education, family engagements, staff development and more. Worksheets included.  Also learn successful strategies from Nebraska ELO programs.

Centers of Excellence

Free professional development resources, training, technical assistance and curriculum offered from Center of Excellence grantees (ELO programs and community-based organizations) to Nebraska afterschool and summer programs.  

Curriculum & Programming

Use these unique teaching and learning resources in your program. Find ideas for customizing curriculum and using local industry and business partners. Check back often for new material.

STEM Learning

Utilizing STEM as a means to build and sustain your ELO program is essential. it provides excellent opportunities for partnerships in your community and is an important factor in today’s job markets.

Resources have been developed, researched and tested by Beyond School Bells.