About NAA

Mission
The National AfterSchool Association is the leading voice of the afterschool profession dedicated to the development, education and care of children and youth during their out-of-school hours.

History
The National AfterSchool Association, formerly the National School-Age Care Alliance, was founded in 1987. The National School-Age Care Alliance grew out of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, NAEYC, as the special interest group and ultimate association for professionals working with school age children and youth.
The only professional association in the afterschool field, NAA represents over 9,000 members and 38 state affiliate organizations. For more information, please visit their website at www.naaweb.org.

30th Annual NAA Convention