Getting to Work on Summer Learning: Recommended Practices for Success

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August 2013, 65 pages.
Author(s) :
Catherine H. Augustine, Jennifer Sloan McCombs, Heather L. Schwartz, Laura Zakaras
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This report offers guidance to school district leaders interested in launching or improving summer learning programs. The recommendations – start planning in January and stick to a firm enrollment deadline, among others – are based on evaluations of summer programs in six urban districts selected for a multi-year demonstration project funded by The Wallace Foundation.