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Making summer count

Jennifer Sloan McCombs

Making summer count

how summer programs can boost children"s learning

by Jennifer Sloan McCombs

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by RAND in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Summer schools

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJennifer Sloan McCombs ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC5751 .M35 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24896217M
    ISBN 109780833052667
    LC Control Number2011023663

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      The book's wild, globe-trotting plot is hilarious in a Monty Python sort of way: violence and heartbreak are treated with a deadpan tone, making it impossible not to laugh at uncomfortable scenarios. The book concludes with a moral all young people could stand to hear, but not before wryly critiquing just about every government and organized Author: Minou Clark. Make Summer Count PUBLIC EDUCATION PARTNERS & GREENVILLE COUNTY SCHOOLS For a second year, Scholastic collaborated with Public Education Partners and Greenville County Schools to determine the impact of Make Summer Count (MSC), an initiative aimed at eliminating summer reading loss. Book consumption was greater than the national average.

    books and engage families in summer learning. Through the Make Summer Count initiative, 78% of students in grades 3–5 maintained or increased their reading levels from spring to fall. The webinar will highlight best practices in leveraging community partnerships to increase reading stamina, empower families, and prevent summer reading loss.   Summer matters: making all learning count. Home / Books / Summer matters: making all learning count. By Elizabeth M. McChesney and the Chicago Public Library, Bryan W. Wunar and the Museum of Science and Industry Illustrated By Steve Musgrave Added Octo “The summer months present a series of challenges in many communities for.


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