Afterschool Matters Journal is a national, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to promoting professionalism, scholarship and consciousness of the field of afterschool education. The journal serves those involved in developing and running programs for youth during the out-of-school hours, in addition to those engaged in research and in shaping policy. Articles for the journal are solicited from the field, and a range of academic perspectives are considered along with personal or inspirational narratives and essays, book reviews, art work and photographs. The journal is distributed free of charge through a national partners network and is also available in the Publications section of this website.
Articles by: Jason Schwalm, Karen Smuck Tylek, Jean L. Wiecha, Georgia Hall, Ellen Gannett, Barbara Roth, Brian C. McKevitt, Jessica N. Dempsey, Jackie Ternus, Mark D. Shriver, Nia Imani Fields, Elizabeth Rafferty, Margo Herman, Wendy Surr, AnnMarie Schamper, Kristen E. Fay.
Articles by: Julie Maxwell-Jolly; Kathrin C. Walker and Rebecca N. Saito; Jhumpa Bhattacharya and Jimena Quiroga; Angela Eckhoff, Amy Hallenbeck, and Mindy Spearman; Carol R. Hill; Tracey Hartmann, Deborah Good, and Kimberly Edmunds; and Michelle Porche.
Articles by: Martha G. Russell and Marc A. Smithl Patricia Cole; Rebecca London, Oded Gurantz, and Jon Norman; Jenell Holstead and Mindy Hightower King; and Georgia Hall and Linda Charmaraman.
Articles by: Jennifer L. Siaca. Christine Proffitt, Aaron Beighle, Michael W. Beets, Heather E. Erwin, Jennifer Huberty, Justin B. Moore, Megan Stellino, Lori L. Hager, and Denise Sellers.
Articles by: Ivana Espinet, Dana Fusco, Matthea Marquart, Zora Jones Rizzi, Amita Desai Parikh, Georgia Hall, Ellen Gannett, Heather Olsen and Christopher L. Kowalski
Articles by: Ingrid Nelson, Kristi L. Palmer, Stephen A. Anderson, Ronald M. Sabatelli, Nancy Peter, Fred Galloway, and Mary McAllister Shea.
Articles by: Holly Morehouse, Graham R. Cochran, Theresa M. Ferrari, Jill Denner, Steve Bean, Jacob Martinez, Jason A. Douglas, Cindi Katz, Sara L. Hill, Susan Matloff-Nieves, and Lena O. Townsend.
Articles by: Rebecca A. London, Manuel Pastor, Jr., Rachel Rosner, Mira-Lisa Katz. Linda Charmaraman, Jennifer Fuqua, and Ivana Espinet.
Articles by: Lily Rabinoff-Goldman, Lanya Samuelson, Nicole Schaefer-McDaniel, Kimberly Libman, Sarah Zeller-Berkman, Kira Krenichyn, Jon Gilgoff, and Susan Matloff-Nieves.
Democracy in Action Articles by: Ruben S. Austria, Susan Blank with Lucy N. Friedman and Kathleen Carlson, Mary Cipollone, Sara Hill with Gerald Eagle Bear. Elisabeth Soep
Literacies in Afterschool Programs Articles by: Sarita Khurana, Theresa McGinnis, Mollie V. Blackburn, Jrène Rahm, Kenneth Grimes, and Daneell Edwards
Youth Programs in the Community Context Articles by: Joseph L. Polman, Christopher Wimer, Margaret Post, Priscilla Little, Kirsten Cole, Lisa Wahl Moellman, Jodi Rosenbaum Tillinger, Shuan Butcher, Judith McVarish, Patricia Birkmeier, Susan Wilcox, Khary Lazarre-White, and Jason Warwin
Articles by: Lena O. Townsend, J. David Betts, Susan Ingalls. Carol Macy, The FYI Writing Team, and Elizabeth C. Knight
Articles by: Sara Hill, Tom Zierk, Eileen C. Lyons, Shirley Brice Heath, Jonathan Shevin, Chris Young, Jessica Mates, Arva Rice, and Paul Whyte