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MdAA needs YOU!

Our members represent the brightest and the best in our field! Please consider lending your experience, talents and guidance by joining a committee or volunteering on a work group. For more information, call Sharon Vance at (410)549-6494.


Register now, and plan to join us in Annapolis on January 30th for an Evening of Children’s Advocacy. Feel free to share, tweet and otherwise spread the word!

Happy New Year!

We have high hopes for 2017 and look forward to all of the new opportunities a new year brings.  Check out our brand new eNews for all the latest about MdAA and AfterSchool in Maryland!

Register now for the 2017 Evening in Annapolis for Children’s Advocacy

See information and registration link below! Dear Early Education Professional: Registration is now open for the annual Evening in Annapolis for Children’s Advocacy on Monday, January 30, 2017.  You may register here.  The form will not allow you to register multiple people.  Each person who wants to attend must register individually with their home address to be able to identify their Maryland Legislative District and their state Senator and Delegates. Registration will close as soon […]

New Name and Bright Future!

For twenty-one years you have known us as the Maryland School-Age Child Care Alliance, or simply MSACCA. Over time the profession has grown, things have changed, and afterschool has become so much more than child care. With all that has happened, we figured we needed a change too! At our statewide conference on October 1, 2016 we announced our new name and revealed the new logo.  We are now called the Maryland AfterSchool Association (MdAA). […]

Conference Registration Deadline Extended

There’s still time to register for the 2016 Conference!  Click on the Professional Development tab for forms and information.  Registrations will be accepted through 12 noon on Thursday, September 22nd.

Register Now for this Year’s Sandra J. Skolnik Lecture

Monday November 14, 2016, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Maryland Family Network Presents the 7th Annual Sandra J. Skolnik Lecture on Early Childhood Education & Advocacy Topic: Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis.  An Evening with Robert D. Putnam. Over the last 25 years, a disturbing “opportunity gap” has emerged. Robert Putnam tells tales of lessening opportunity through stories of rich and poor kids from across the country. Putnam is the Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor […]

MoCo September Conversations on Early Care and Education

For Immediate Release: September 8, 2016 Public Invited to Community Conversation About Access, Affordability and Quality of Early Child and Education in Montgomery County Parents, child care providers, teachers, business owners and residents are invited to a community conversation to set goals and suggest timelines to improve access, affordability and quality of early care and education programs throughout Montgomery County. The two meetings will be held on Thursday, September 22 at the Germantown Library, located […]

Registration is open for our Annual Statewide Conference!

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Summer 2016 Partners Newsletter is available now!

Back to School Update

Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year!  Everyone here at MSACCA is excited about new beginnings and new ways of doing things!  As you have been getting plans together, organizing supplies, and figuring out how to build an engaging and enriching program for your children, we have been doing the same! Having completed our strategic planning efforts, we are now moving into the implementation phase.  We will be unveiling our new name at our Fall conference […]