Even before the pandemic, NAEP scores for students saw unprecedented declines, especially in math. Afterschool STEM programming plays a unique role in promoting academic outcomes, supporting social-emotional development, and leveraging the home and community environments as places for extended learning. That's why Overdeck Family Foundation aims to make high-quality afterschool STEM accessible to all students.
This final news roundup of 2020 highlights our grantees’ and Foundation staff’s work in December, especially in response to COVID-19's continuing impact on education.
Out-of-School STEM During a Pandemic: An Interview with Leaders from FIRST, Learn Fresh, and Girlstart
We caught up with leaders from FIRST, Learn Fresh, and Girlstart—three leading out-of-school STEM organizations—to find out how 2020 has affected their operations, plans, and future outlook.
A roundup highlighting our grantees’ and Foundation staff’s impactful work in October 2020.
In this roundup, we highlight some of the impactful work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in April 2020.
COVID-19: $2.6 Million of Rapid Response Grants for Digitizing Services, Growth and Expansion, Educational Materials, and Research
Overdeck Family Foundation has approved a series of rapid response grants totaling over $2.6 million in funding across four categories: digitizing services, growth and expansion, educational materials, and research.
A roundup highlighting some of the impactful work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in February 2020.
This roundup highlights some of the great work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in January 2020.
A roundup of grantee and Foundation news from October 2019.
A roundup of grantee and Foundation news from September 2019.