On this episode “Ask the Expert” Marlyn Torres, senior program officer, New York Life Foundation and Jodi Grant, executive director, Afterschool Alliance discuss how afterschool programs are currently supporting families as parents are trying to manage working from home and homeschooling.  And, just as important, how these vital programs will play a critical role when children eventually go back to school.  Finally, Jodi will also share resources for parents.   

Key Takeaways: 

  • Our children’s social and emotional needs are just as important as academics
  • Afterschool/enrichment is necessary to return to our new normal 
  • Parents need self-care

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Media contact
Lacey Siegel
New York Life Insurance Company
(212) 576-7937

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