Some case studies conducted in California last year are suggesting that low-income students are best served by summer programs that focus on making learning fun rather than remediation.
Recently in Summer Learning Category
February 08, 2016
September 15, 2015
Deborah Vandell has stepped down as founding dean of the School of Education at the University of California, to pursue her research into ways of ensuring quality in after-school and summer programs, especially for low-income children.
August 04, 2015
An effort to give more children access to free and reduced-price meals during the summer is underway in Congress and lawmakers prepare to take up reauthorization of the Child Nutrition Act.
June 22, 2015
Schools and communities need to do a better job of expanding access to after-school and summer learning programs, according to a panel of experts.