Governors across the country signal support for afterschool in state budget requests
With a new year comes new support for afterschool programs. After an infusion of federal relief funds over the last two year to support education, including afterschool in summer programs, governors in a number of states are taking the next step to dedicate state funds towards afterschool programming. Numerous governors have mentioned support for afterschool programming in their State of the State addresses, while others have included specific proposals in their budget requests. We’ve pulled together details on a number of these requests and will be providing updates through the spring as state budgets are finalized.
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