In out-of-school time (OST) programs, intentional and high-quality enrichment activities break down access barriers, fostering youth success and consistent attendance. Despite the well-known benefits, guidance on creating these programs remains limited. At SCRI, we're bridging this gap, offering insights into essential elements based on valuable feedback from BellXcel-partner programs.

Part 1: Enrichment Inventory

In this recorded webinar, we outline fundamental elements of high-quality enrichment and introduce SCRI's assessment process and tools.

Youth Interest 360 Surveys

Enhance youth engagement through comprehensive surveys.


Resource Mapping Tool

Identify and harness existing resources effectively.

Resource Mapping Tool

Part 2: Plan for Success

Explore enrichment assessment outcomes, recognize feasibility challenges, and discover success planning steps.

Course Selector & Feasibility

Evaluate capability, capacity, and course alignment to your vision.


Curriculum Selection Tool

Evaluate curriculum alignment, content & instructional design, and instructor support.


Partner Evaluation Rubric

Evaluate potential partners for enrichment support.


Part 3: Implement with Intentionality

Learn to implement enrichment intentionally, utilize planning tools for course selection, and navigate external partnerships effectively.

Scope & Sequence

Establish the foundation of a well-structured course, detailing content and delivery.


Unit Plan

Establish clear learning objectives, pacing, and lesson details for each unit within the course.


Lesson Plan

Provide instructors with lesson goals, learning objectives, activities, and ways to check for understanding.


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