Making Summer Count: How Summer Programs Can Boost Children's Learning

Making Summer Count: How Summer Programs Can Boost Children's Learning

by Jennifer Sloan McCombs, Catherine H. Augustine, Heather L. Schwartz, Susan J. Bodilly, Brian McInnis
     
 

Research has shown that students' skills and knowledge often deteriorate during the summer months, with low-income students facing the largest losses. School districts and summer programming providers can benefit from the lessons learned by other programs in terms of developing strategies to maximize program effectiveness and quality, student participation, and

Overview

Research has shown that students' skills and knowledge often deteriorate during the summer months, with low-income students facing the largest losses. School districts and summer programming providers can benefit from the lessons learned by other programs in terms of developing strategies to maximize program effectiveness and quality, student participation, and strategic partnerships and funding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780833052667
Publisher:
RAND Corporation
Publication date:
07/16/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
118
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.20(d)

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