Evidence for Action: Strengthening After-School Programs for All Children and Youth: The Massachusetts Out-of-School Time Workforce
Year Published: 2005
Authors: Julie Dennehy, Gil G. Noam
This research brief, Evidence for Action, uses currently available data to outline the characteristics of the OST workforce in Massachusetts, and begins a discussion of the professional development needs of the field. Specifically, this research brief answers the question, What are the characteristics--including educational qualifications, compensation, benefits, turnover or retention, and diversity--of the workforce serving youth in Massachusetts?