Bridging Youth Policy, Practice, and Research

The American Youth Policy Forum (AYPF), a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional development organization, provides learning opportunities for policy leaders, practitioners and researchers working on youth and education issues at the national, state, and local levels.

  • New Blog Post Available

    Building and sustaining high-quality afterschool or out-of-school time (OST) programs can be a challenge for local communities, but we’ve seen success when partnered with other systems in the youth ecosphere like K-12 or community schools.

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  • Forum Resources Available

    Educators and policymakers are increasingly realizing the need for more sophisticated curricula and assessments in order to prepare students to successfully function in a global economy. Ideally, learning should be student-centered, with students learning anywhere and anytime, using digital technologies and receiving credit for these learning opportunities.

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  • Webinar Resources Available

    This webinar focused on first-generation, low-income (FGLI) students, and how technology-facilitated advising may be a promising strategy to get information faster and more reliably into the hands of students who need it most.

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