MAI, in partnership with Research for Action (RFA), commissioned by the Wallace Foundation, summarized the evidence on the effectiveness of out of school time programs within the context of the Every Student Succeeds Act. "Afterschool Programs: A Review of Evidence Under the Every Student Succeeds Act," reviews research from 2000 to 2017 and finds 128 afterschool programs with research that meets the requirements of ESSA’s top three tiers. Download the final report here!

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At McClanahan Associates, Inc. (MAI), we are committed to "evaluation for progress." We use rigorous, yet flexible, evaluation practices to strengthen programs and initiatives—helping nonprofits and philanthropic organizations achieve their goals of improving people's lives. Working in partnership with our clients, our services respond to their unique needs, are tailored to their developmental stage, and produce information and recommendations that are understandable, practical, and useful.

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