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The 74: ‘Summer Boost’ Shows Promise in Halting COVID Slide

June 11, 2024

A philanthropic initiative launched in 2022 to get students back on track from COVID learning loss is returning promising results, a new study suggests

Education Week: How to Get Summer School Right (Hint: It’s Not Just About Academics)

June 11, 2024

When well done, summer programs can give students extra time to catch up on foundational skills and prepare for the next school year. But at a time of historically high chronic absenteeism during the school year, getting them to attend can be a struggle.

Bloomberg: Large-Scale National Study Finds Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Summer Boost Initiative Significantly Accelerates Learning Recovery

June 11, 2024

Bloomberg Philanthropies today unveiled positive findings from one of the largest and most comprehensive national studies assessing the effectiveness of summer learning in bridging post-pandemic learning gaps.