Program Model

Minneapolis Beacons Brochure

San Francisco Beacon Program Model

City of San Pablo Beacon Community School Presentation

City of San Pablo Strategic Work Plan

Staff & Leadership Development

Compasspoint Individual Development Plan Template

Journal of Expanded Learning Opportunities - Practitioner Dialogue about Building Intentional Communities Program

Minneapolis Beacons Ladders of Leadership Framework

San Francisco Expanded Learning Coalition’s Core Competencies for Out of School Time Staff

Community Schools Strategy Resources

Children’s Aid Society - Building a Community School

Coalition for Community Schools - Community School Standards

Coalition for Community Schools - A Whole Child Approach to School Improvement

San Francisco Community Schools Toolkit


Denver’s Heart and Hand Organization’s Annual Report

Minneapolis Beacons’ Evaluation 2013-2014

San Francisco Beacon’s Evaluation 2011-2012

City of San Pablo’s Executive Summary 2017-2018

Research & Policy

Coalition for Community Schools - Building Blocks

YDI - Beacon Community Schools

Coalition for Community Schools - Growing Community Schools

Chapin Hall - Achieving Ambitious Educational Outcomes through School and Partnerships

YPAR – Youth Participatory Action Research

Chinese Progressive Association - Mental Health Report 2018

PAR Principles Chart

Public Science Project - Questions Worth Asking in Critical Participatory and Community-based Research

Youth in Focus - YPAR Curriculum

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