ASPIRA's Afterschool Educational Programs

In implementing our mission, ASPIRA has designed or adopted and implemented an inter-related matrix of informal education programs geared towards developing our communities’ human resource capital.  These programs can be classified based on their role as follows:

Youth Development:   

  • Youth Leadership Development   
  • ASPIRA Clubs   

Dropout Prevention:   

  • Academic Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Truancy Prevention 
  • Gang Prevention   
  • Conflict Resolution   
  • Parental Engagement – ASPIRA Parents for Educational Excellence (APEX)

Cultural Awareness

Career Selection and Pre-College Programs   

  • Academic Advisement / Planning   
  • Math and Science Academy   
  • Reading Instituteo   
  • SAT / ACT Preparation  
  • Health Careers Program   
  • College Visits   
  • College Application and Admission Support   
  • Scholarships Application Support  

 Information Technology   

  • Community Technology Centers   
  • On-line technology literacy programs   
  • Teachers information technology programs      

 Health and Safety Programs   

  • Traffic Safety   
  • HIV Prevention  
  • Teen Pregnancy Prevention   
  • Drugs and Alcohol Prevention

Financial Education Institute  

  • Financial Education   
  • Entrepreneurship   
  • Homeownership Education   
  • Insurance Literacy   
  • Investments   
  • Vehicle Financing

For more information about this programs visit this web site sections on “Programs”, “Resources” and ASPIRA’s Associates web pages.