Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities Grantees

Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities

EnvisionEdPlus has a great partnership with Gap Logic, the Ohio Afterschool Network and the Ohio Department of Education to bring SLA Opportunities Grantees and ESSER grantees the highest quality professional development. The sessions listed below are FREE for SLAOG grantees! Grantees will periodically receive emails from EnvisionEdPlus with registration  reminders and information. Email Nichelle Harris, Project Manager, with any questions (

Is your program funded by a Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities Grant but you aren’t receiving our email updates on these FREE trainings? Email Kelley ( and she will add you to the list. 

our next event

Actors and Factors Workshop on February 22nd from 9:30am-1pm or 12pm-3:30pm – Live in person


SLAOG events

*The event topic may change in collaboration with Ohio Department of Education based on participant’s needs.

Not sure what a Design Lab is? Read our blog to learn more about them!

Thursday, December 15th, 2022 9-3pm – Live virtual 

Gain strategies for using data to understand how your program is affecting students. Reflect on your grant’s data requirements and get advice from experts on how they solved data collection and evaluation’s toughest challenges.

Friday, January 20th, 2023 9-3pm – Live virtual 

Understand the use of research and evidence-based practices with brain science to create a mind safe learning environment. Learn and practice 9 STREAM model strategies that help connect hands, hearts, and minds, so that trauma impacted youth can better access their ‘thinking brain’.

Tuesday, March 14th, 2023 9-3pm – Live virtual

BYOD (Bring Your Own Data) Day! Teams will analyze this past year’s student data and program outcomes. Learn best practices for addressing key challenges and make plans to improve program effectiveness. 

6. Literacy is FUN-demental Design Lab

Friday, October 13th, 2023 9-3pm – Live Virtual

Learn ways OST can thread literacy and practice throughout a program and still be FUN! Discover free resources and activities aligned to Ohio’s Plan to Raise Literacy Achievement.

Friday, February 23rd, 2024 9-3pm – Live virtual

Gain awareness of resources, tools and activities and learn how to collaborate with community partners to effectively provide career awareness, exploration, and planning.

Thursday, January 12, 2023 9-3pm – Live virtual 

Enhance empathy skills as we Walk a Mile in the shoes of our children and families. Develop skills to advocate for and train others to ensure mutually respectful and collaborative relationships. 

SLAOG only free Actors and Factors Workshop

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023 Live in person

Morning session (9:30-1pm) or Afternoon session (12-3:30pm)

SLAOG grantees get free access to a half-day Actors and Factors session at the OAN Best Foot Forward Pre-conference. Develop skills to effectively communicate with and engage partners. There will be a morning session (9:30-1pm) and an Afternoon session (12-3:30)

Friday, September 15th, 2023 9-3pm – Live virtual

Gain a deeper understanding of federal grant management and data collection. Gain strategies for using data to understand how your program is affecting students.

Friday, March 8th, 2024 9-3pm – Live virtual

Introduction to OAN’s Keep the Lights On Sustainability Toolkit and other high quality sustainability resources. Learn strategies for accessing funding.