Days in August and into September usher in back-to-school start dates for millions of children. Given statistics, the question how will youth spend their out-of-school time is relevant. Afterschool Alliance reported around 11 million youth are alone and unsupervised once the school day ends. From 3 to 6 p.m. is when this statistic is likely to strike. Students are released from school and wait for parents to return from work. The same block of hours is the peak time for juvenile crime and experimentation.
Around 10 million families fill the gap with afterschool programs; however, nearly 20 million ..