ERIC Number: EJ674443
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
For Nine Months Kids Go to School, but in the Summer This School Goes to Kids.
Malach, Denise A.; Rutter, Robert A.
Reading Teacher, v57 n1 p50-54 Sep 2003
Notes that student learning declines or remains stagnant during the summer months and that the magnitude of change differs by socioeconomic status. Explains a summer reading program called Continued Connections which used a converted recreational vehicle as a mobile classroom. Concludes that this program helped students increase their reading proficiency over the summer. (PM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
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