Expanded Learning Division
California’s Expanded Learning programs are an integral part of young people’s education, engaging them in year-round learning opportunities that prepare them for college, career, and life.
Michael R. Funk, Director
The Expanded Learning Division is part of the Teaching and Learning Support Branch.
21st Century Community Learning Centers
Provides funding for programs to focus on academic achievement, enrichment, and family literacy. Eligible entities include districts, cities, counties, community-based organizations and others.
After School Education & Safety Program
Provides funds to schools and districts that collaborate with community partners to provide safe and educationally enriching alternatives for children and youths during nonschool hours.