Assistant Director at Waters Edge Elementary Afterschool Program Uses Prime Time Scholarships to Earn Degree and Certifications  

In 2013, Martinique (Marti) Jamison entered the out-of-school time field with an immediate passion for her work. The experience was beyond gratifying, as she realized the impact she could have by building relationships with and being a positive role model for the youth she served.  Her desire to learn and continue growing her role in…

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Lake Worth Playhouse and Local Summer Camps Present American Bandstand

Prime Time expanded learning opportunity provider Lake Worth Playhouse and Early Learning Academy, Acts of Kindness Summer Camp and Barton Elementary – For the Children Summer Camp presented American Bandstand on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. Performance included classics such as “Dancing in the Streets,” “American Bandstand,” and “The Hustle.” Prime Time’s Communication Team captured the…

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Celebrate National Summer Learning Week at Engage Every Student Virtual Launch Event

Thursday, July 14, 2022, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 EDT Every young person deserves both a quality education and the rich and varied opportunities and supports available in out-of-school time programs. With access to quality programs after school and during the summer, young people can explore their interests, build relationships, and engage with their communities. Join…

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Making Measurement Meaningful

Blog written by Femi Vance, Senior Researcher, American Institutes for ResearchBlog contributors Celine Provini, Ph.D., Director of Research, Annick Eudes Jean-Baptiste, Ph.D., Research Manager, Suzette Harvey, President/CEO, Prime Time Palm Beach CountyBlog published June 13, 2022, on AIR website Making Measurement Meaningful | American Institutes for Research (air.org) Making Measurement Meaningful The COVID-19 pandemic has…

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Out-of-School Time Programs Perform a Magical Disney Musical with Lake Worth Playhouse

On April 13, 2022, out-of-school time programs Gaines Park Community Center and North Grade Elementary Afterschool Program performed a Magical Disney Musical at the Lake Worth Playhouse. Prime Time expanded learning opportunity (ELO) provider Lake Worth Playhouse gave youth the opportunity to practice for nine weeks in the theater alongside Theater Teacher Deshon Allen completely…

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Sailing Forward into Quality

Prime Time Palm Beach County facilitated a day of team-building and professional development for practitioners working at South Olive Elementary and Lantana Elementary afterschool programs. Prime Time quality advisors came with a clear mission to ensure attendees were reminded of positive youth development practices that increase overall program quality.   Practitioners were put into teams to…

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Edna Runner Featured on CBS 12 News as a Home Town Hero for Her Work with Youth

Original Story from CBS Channel 12 NewsWritten by Samantha KerriganCBS12news.com JUPITER, Fla. (CBS12) — This week’s “Hometown Hero” is a woman who’s dedicated most of her life to helping kids and families who need it most. Edna Runner’s passion for education inspired her to create an afterschool program for kids in her hometown of Jupiter nearly…

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