NIOST's Assessment of Program Practices Tool (APT) Now Online
May 3, 2016
The Assessment of Program Practices Tool (APT) is a quality assessment tool designed to help programs examines practices that research suggests are linked to youth outcomes. It can help answer questions like:
- Are the children and youth in your afterschool program reaching academic or social outcomes?
- Do classroom teachers believe the youth attending your program are making academic progress, successfully completing homework, and building other skills and behaviors needed for engagement in school?
- Do the youth believe they are benefiting from your program and are feeling confident about their skills and future plans?