Policy Studies Associates

Supports for Learning

Using research and evaluation to strengthen supports that improve learning outcomes for children and youth


Topics of Expertise

  • Expanded learning time

  • Afterschool programs and initiatives

  • Mentoring

  • Summer learning

  • Dropout prevention

  • Community schools/wrap-around services

  • College and career readiness

Most PSA projects focus on services intended to increase equitable outcomes for disadvantaged or disconnected populations.