November 21, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

Three School Library-Based Summer Learning Programs

Check out these different models for school librarian-led summer learning initiatives, with or without grants and public library partners.

Bedtime Math Battles Summer Slide in Both Math and Reading | First Steps

Research shows math skills at kindergarten entry are a better predictor of school success than reading or attention span. With that in mind, Bedtime Math has partnered with libraries to battle summer slide.

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Book Camp | Consider the Source

Some summer camps offer what schools straining under reduced budgets and months of test prep can’t—and they aren’t just for the wealthy. Turn your library into a clearing house of information for kids and their parents about the range of programs available to them.