School: After Hours

J. Lee

J. Lee

The School: After Hours podcast is a bi-weekly show that tackles significant topics related to OST and Youth Development programming. Professionals, parents, and youth from all areas of the OST (Out-of-School-Time) spectrum discuss everything from overcoming challenges to youth perspective to mental health; and much more. So join us every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month to see what we are going to talk about next. 

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S4 EP 13: The Entrepreneurship Series: Keeping The Lights On feat. Darye Henry
February 27, 2024x
13
00:27:5619.25 MB

S4 EP 13: The Entrepreneurship Series: Keeping The Lights On feat. Darye Henry

In this episode, our guest Darye Henry discusses after-school programming from an entrepreneur's perspective. Darye shares his experience of watching his mom start an after-school program and how his involvement prepared him for his role as a C...

S4 EP 12: Before The Summer Comes...Preplanning Strategies For Summer Programing
February 21, 202400:08:125.7 MB

S4 EP 12: Before The Summer Comes...Preplanning Strategies For Summer Programing

Master the art of planning a successful summer program in this episode of School After Hours. Join host J. Lee as she takes you through her tried and true strategies for preparing for summer program planning. Discover the importance of conducting fe...

S 4 BE: The Turning Point: Success Beyond The Bell feat. Principal Monica Murray
February 05, 2024x
0
00:17:4812.29 MB

S 4 BE: The Turning Point: Success Beyond The Bell feat. Principal Monica Murray

Discover the future of after-school programs with Principal Monica Murray of John Marshall High School, as she shares the innovative approaches taken to prepare students for the world beyond academia. Take a peek behind the curtain of education&apos...

S 4 EP 11: Community Conversations: Creating An Animation Revolution feat. Jasmine Katatikarn
January 23, 2024x
11
00:26:5518.53 MB

S 4 EP 11: Community Conversations: Creating An Animation Revolution feat. Jasmine Katatikarn

In this episode, Jasmine Katatikarn shares her journey in the animation industry and discusses how she started an after-school program in New York City. She explains that her motivation to start the program was to increase diversity in animation and...

S 4 EP 10: Community Conversations: Is College The Answer? feat. Candy Pambu Martin
January 09, 2024x
10
00:38:2426.42 MB

S 4 EP 10: Community Conversations: Is College The Answer? feat. Candy Pambu Martin

Ever wondered if the traditional college path is the only road to success? Kandee Martin joins us to shatter this myth, revealing a spectrum of post-graduation options that can lead to a fulfilling and debt-free future. From the virtues of apprentic...

S 4 EP 9: Talking It Out To Figure It Out/My 2023 Reflection
December 26, 2023x
9
00:17:0911.83 MB

S 4 EP 9: Talking It Out To Figure It Out/My 2023 Reflection

As your host Jay Lee, I'm taking a moment to reflect on a year that's been both a whirlwind and a milestone for our beloved School After Hours podcast. Wind down with us as I give a nod to our upcoming adventures and share some challenges we faced a...

Wrapping Up and Planning Ahead: Navigating Mid-semester Evaluations (Bonus Episode)
December 12, 2023x
Bonus
00:20:3614.2 MB

Wrapping Up and Planning Ahead: Navigating Mid-semester Evaluations (Bonus Episode)

Ever wish you had a guidebook to navigate staff assessments and effective planning for your after-school program? We've got you covered in this episode of School After Hours. Join your host, Jay Lee as she unpacks the essentials of wrapping up the f...

S 4 EP 8: Program Sustainability and How to Make It Work feat. Kam Green
November 07, 2023x
8
00:34:5524.03 MB

S 4 EP 8: Program Sustainability and How to Make It Work feat. Kam Green

Have you ever pondered the power of local communities in making after-school programs sustainable and successful in the long-term? The answer may surprise you. In our engaging conversation with Kam Green, a specialist in after-school programs, we un...

S 4 EP 7: Teen Talk Series: Why We Need You feat. Youth Ambassadors from Afterschool Alliance
October 26, 2023x
7
00:34:1823.61 MB

S 4 EP 7: Teen Talk Series: Why We Need You feat. Youth Ambassadors from Afterschool Alliance

Are you ready to get inspired? Prepare to unravel the profound impact of after-school programs on young lives as we engage with two remarkable youth ambassadors, Avery and Jamora, from the After School Alliance, and their equally inspiring program m...

S 4 EP 6: The Workshop Series: Numbers Change The Game feat. Rodrick Johnson
October 10, 2023x
6
00:37:0525.52 MB

S 4 EP 6: The Workshop Series: Numbers Change The Game feat. Rodrick Johnson

Buckle up, listeners, for an enriching conversation with our remarkable guest, Rodrick Johnson. Not only is he a literacy coach, but he's the CEO who's making waves in the Baltimore City Public School System. How, you ask? Johnson has created a uniq...

S 4 EP 5: The Entrepreneurship Series: Afterschool Programs Are Businesses, Too feat. Kenrick Wagner
September 27, 2023x
5
00:50:5735.04 MB

S 4 EP 5: The Entrepreneurship Series: Afterschool Programs Are Businesses, Too feat. Kenrick Wagner

In this episode, Kenrick takes us on a roller coaster ride of his journey in creating the afterschool program, Game Time. From establishing an LLC to expanding during the pandemic, Kenrick leaves no stone unturned. He also shares the importance of a...

S 4 EP 4: Fostering Growth: Insights into Effective Staff Management feat. Kam Green
September 12, 2023x
4
00:42:2429.17 MB

S 4 EP 4: Fostering Growth: Insights into Effective Staff Management feat. Kam Green

Transitioning to a managerial role can be a steep climb, but fear not! Kam and I journey through this challenging terrain, sharing nuggets of wisdom on how to build trust with your team, foster career growth, and implement effective leadership strat...