A Day In the Life of an Afterschool Program – NCCC Part 1
My name is Shirley Petretic. I’m a site coordinator at North Charleston Community Center for the Bob Burdette Center. I arrive at work by 11:30am. I work on setting up my attendance list, food lists (everything that will be served to kids that day), and get my lesson plans set up.
By 1:00pm my staff walks in and tables and chairs get set up.
At 1:30pm I pick up ... Continue Reading »
Success stories from our afterschool
Names of children have been changed to protect their identity and comply with COPPA.
I have a child in the Bob Burdette afterschool program named Andrea. Andrea was very shy and quiet. It was difficult encouraging her to stand up for herself.
This year, she started to open up and has become more vocal. During homework time, I noticed something. She was writing her numbers backward. In fourth grade, that ... Continue Reading »