By Rebecca Tucker
Have you ever heard about Lights on Afterschool? People from coast to coast leave their lights on one evening each fall to draw attention to the many ways after-school programs support students by offering them opportunities to learn new things.
As a middle school teacher from a central Ohio community, I have seen the benefits of our after-school program. Great after-school programs work — and it is deeply concerning that so many could lose funding under the latest budget plan from the White House