7 Reasons to Turn Summer Reading Programs Into a Yearlong Habit

Do you participate in a summer reading program or reading challenge? Do you think two to three months of free time during a student’s summer vacation really attributes to their learning loss?

Reading is a fundamental part of our learning curve and educational achievement. Studies indicate that eight out of ten students who read recreationally, tend to outperform students who do not. During the summer months when most students are basking in vacation bliss with nothing to do, this could also be a risky time for a major educational setback called “summer learning loss.” This occurs when students are not engaging in some type of…Read more

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