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The Summer Slide: Fact, Fiction, and Differentiation

Summer Slide

Summer is here, and with it comes countless articles and recommendations for parents regarding the “summer slide.”

Just what is summer slide? It is the phenomenon in which children forget some of what they learned during the school year as they relax and play during the summer. Students supposedly lose an entire two months of reading and math skills over the summer. Continue reading “The Summer Slide: Fact, Fiction, and Differentiation”