A Much Needed Break…

As we approach the end of the first semester, we want to hear from you! What were your biggest struggles? Your successes? What do you plan on doing differently in the new year? As Greg and I look back at the programs we work with it seems the first half of the school year has […]

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We’re Coming for you, Summer!

As the school year winds down, our after school world is just getting warmed up. We have summer camp registrations to complete, field trips to plan and food to order. All of this is done while staffing for the summer, training new folks and welcoming back familiar faces. Summer camp is a different animal with its […]

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Greg’s Welcome

The idea that the people who work in afterschool programs are babysitters hit close to home when I was recently asked how I continue to make a living being a ‘babysitter’. I realized that I was being an obscure professional and I was doing an injustice to myself, my staff and all of the professionals […]

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Welcome!

Welcome to Not a Babysitter – A Professional Greg and Meredith here and we are so excited to share and learn with you! This will be a monthly blog/vlog that will focus on afterschool professionals, programs, and hot topics. As we grow our movement we want to hear from you. Please share your successes and […]

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