Adding Camp to the School Reform Toolbox


When Miami Heat star LeBron James was asked what helped him win his second straight NBA championship, he emphasized, “The hard work I put in at the gym and some moves I practiced over the summer.” 

For many, the lazy days of summer are not seen for what they truly are – a golden opportunity to enrich student education and to better train school staff. Research from the National Summer Learning Association shows major gaps between lower- and higher-income students during the summer and the academic consequences these gaps can have . . .

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