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Trade a Book, Gain Ground Against Learning Loss

6/12/2015

​If students don’t do anything to exercise their minds this summer – if they take three months off – they will lose six months of learning. On the flip side, if they read five books, they will make as much progress as if they had gone to summer school.

Preventing the phenomenon known as the “summer slide” is what’s behind Trading Tuesdays, a book-swap event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the West View playground this summer. Learn more about Trading Tuesdays on our blog.