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Why We Fund Afterschool STEM at Overdeck Family Foundation

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.

December 2020 News Roundup

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.

September News Roundup

This roundup highlights some of the impactful work our grantees and staff accomplished in September 2020.

April News Roundup

In this roundup, we highlight some of the impactful work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in April 2020.

March News Roundup

A roundup highlighting some of the impactful work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in March 2020.

Kaylani Gomez, 4, works on her Waterford UPSTART computer with her mother, Valeria Gomez, Friday, Dec. 27, 2019.

January News Roundup

This roundup highlights some of the great work our grantees and Foundation staff accomplished in January 2020.