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Laws and Policy

Current laws, policies and guidance for expanded learning programs.

The Expanded Learning Division of the California Department of Education, in partnership with the Expanded Learning Division Policy Committee External link opens in new window or tab., has clarified and expanded the guidance in response to inquiries received from the field. The following guidance was designed to help After School Education and Safety (ASES), 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC), and After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens (ASSETs) programs throughout California understand how they can successfully implement high-quality expanded learning programs.

Policy

Guidance

State

Laws

Certified Assurances

After School Education and Safety Program

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math/System of Support for Expanded Learning

Federal

Laws

Federal Regulations

Certified Assurances

21st Century Community Learning Centers Elementary and Middle Schools

21st Century Community Learning Centers High School After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math/System of Support for Expanded Learning

Report to Legislature

Independent Statewide Evaluation

Questions:   Expanded Learning Division | expandedlearning@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0923
Last Reviewed: Monday, March 21, 2022
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