Making the Connection: Cooperative Extension and School-Age Care

Barbara D. Vandenbergh, Concordia University, St. Paul


This is a study of the scope of work of the Cooperative Extension System (CES) in the field of school-age care. It reports that the resources of the CES are available in all sections of the country and are diverse in nature including curriculum, training, and resource development. It provides baseline data regarding resources for school-age care providers.