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Author(s):Robinson, G. and Fenwick, L
Title:Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
Organization:The Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO)
Short Description:This report summarizes the results of surveys and focus-group meetings conducted with low-income and working-class Black parents in four cities who have at least one child enrolled in an after-school program.
Annotation:This report summarizes the results of surveys and focus-group meetings conducted with low-income and working-class Black parents in four cities who have at least one child enrolled in an after-school program. Questions addressed include what parents want from after-school programs, and what they think characterizes a good or bad after-school program.
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African Americans
Extracurricular Activities/Afterschool Programs
High School
Low-Income Students
Middle School

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