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 & 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.