Summer’s almost here! While you plan family time, beach trips and lemonade stands, don’t forget summer slide – the learning loss in kids in the summer that typically needs 2-3 months of re-teaching when they get back to school.
There are many ways to prevent summer slide. If you haven’t already, check out our infographic 5 Ways to Avoid Summer Slide below.
Other interesting reading on Summer Slide:
Stanch your kid’s summer learning loss – Today.com
Why Summer Learning Deserves a Front-Row Seat in the Education Reform Arena – Johns Hopkins School of Education
Summer Learn Loss – Georgia Family Connection Partnership
This Is Your Brain on Summer – NYTimes.com
Summer Slide – Metropolitan Library System
Summer Heat 4 Math – CCPS
Tech for Summer Learning – Verizon Wireless