Why is the “Summer Learning” Program Important?

Our Summer Learning theme is:

When children participate in a library summer learning program they avoid the “summer slide”, a drop in tests scores that occurs when children return to school in the fall. Also, according to the collaborative summer library program, http://www.cslpreads.org ,children who participate in their public library’s summer reading program scored higher on standardized tests than those who do not participate.

 

This article was written by Donna