RAND Corporation Reports on Summer Learning

RAND Education, in a study sponsored by The Wallace Foundation, surveys the research to spell out the benefits of extending the learning calendar. The think-tank finds summer learning is especially useful for students who need more time to master a subject in Making Summer Count: How Summer Programs Can Boost Children’s Learning. Here’s a link to the full report in PDF format. The Wallace Foundation provides additional information online at Summer and Extended Learning Time.

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