Hours of Opportunity

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Bodilly, Susan J., Catherine H. Augustine, and Laura Zakaras, Revitalizing Arts Education Through Community-Wide Coordination, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, MG-702-WF, 2008. As of July 20, 2010:

Bodilly, Susan J., and Megan K. Beckett, Making Out-of-School-Time Matter: Evidence for an Action Agenda, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, MG-242-WF, 2005. As of July 20, 2010:

Bodilly, Susan J., JoAn Chun, Gina Schuyler Ikemoto, and Sue Stockley, Challenges and Potential of a Collaborative Approach to Education Reform, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, MG-216-FF, 2004. As of July 20, 2010:

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McCombs, Jennifer S., Susan J. Bodilly, Nate Orr, Ethan Scherer, Louay Constant, and Daniel Gershwin, Hours of Opportunity, Volume 3: Profiles of Five Cities Improving After-School Programs Through a Systems Approach, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, TR-882-WF, 2010. As of September 2010:

McCombs, Jennifer S., Nate Orr, Susan J. Bodilly, Scott Naftel, Louay Constant, Ethan Scherer, and Daniel Gershwin, Hours of Opportunity, Volume 2: The Power of Data to Improve After-School Programs Citywide, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, MG-1037/1-WF, 2010. As of September 2010:

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