ERIC Number: ED483130
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-May-15
Reference Count: 0
The Achiever. Volume 3, Number 9.
US Department of Education
This biweekly newsletter contains news and information about school improvement in the United States. It is designed expressly for parents and families. This issue highlights a pilot reading program under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) launched at 11 sites nationwide in April. The NCLB Summer Reading Achievers Program encourages students in grades K-8 to read actively during the summer months to avoid the loss of reading skills that often occurs during summer vacation.
Descriptors: Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, Reading Programs, Reading Skills, Summer Programs, Vacation Programs, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Parents
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Intergovernmental and Interagency Affairs.