Eric Bergeson: Summer school research isn’t what it used to be
Education reformers frequently propose that the school year should be extended and summer vacation eliminated.
The latest argument for formal summer learning comes from a researcher at Johns Hopkins University who demonstrated that kids from lower income households fall behind during the summer months.
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