Thinking beyond the School Day: How Secure Data Sharing and Community Partnerships Can Improve Student Learning

Organization: Data Quality Campaign
Published: June 27, 2018

Learning doesn’t end at 3 p.m. or in June, and neither should data-driven support for students. Communities across the country are recognizing out-of-school time (OST) programs as key partners to provide students not only important enrichment and academic services but also targeted supports and expanded learning opportunities. This policy brief highlights the value of school-community collaboration and secure data sharing and the unique role that state policymakers play in making these partnerships possible.