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.