COVID Impact Survey—Analysis of Organizations At Risk of Closure

School’s Out Washington developed the COVID-19 Impact Survey to understand how school-age childcare and youth development programs in Washington State have maintained and changed since the start of the pandemic. This brief highlights providers ability to continue operating amid the impacts of COVID-19. We focus both on organization’s perception of … [ ]

COVID Impact Survey—Analysis of Organizations Shifting to Virtual Programming

School’s Out Washington developed the COVID-19 Impact Survey to understand how school-age childcare and youth development programs in Washington State have maintained and changed since the start of the pandemic. This brief highlights programming shifts to virtual platforms and discusses both synchronous and asynchronous learning shifts. Synchronous learning occurs when … [ ]

COVID Impact Survey—Analysis of Staffing Changes

School’s Out Washington developed the COVID-19 Impact Survey to understand how school-age childcare and youth development programs in Washington State have maintained and changed since the start of the pandemic. This brief highlights COVID-19’s impact on staffing. Staffing encompasses organizations increasing, maintaining, furloughing, or laying off workers because of conditions … [ ]

School-Community Partnerships for Students During COVID-19

If 2020 taught us anything, it is that creativity and collaboration will be key to any successful effort. This is particularly true when it comes to supporting Washington’s children and youth. To that end, a host of public agencies and community-based organizations came together to create a framework for school-community partnerships … [ ]