Replace summer boredom with plenty of summer fun!
Summer is fast approaching, but that doesn't mean your kids should stop learning.
According to the National Summer Learning Association, kids not involved in meaningful summer activities lose learning skills.
Harris Cooper, professor of psychological sciences at the University of Missouri, estimates that summer learning loss for all students equals about one month on a grade-level equivalent scale in all subjects, and 2.6 months of grade level equivalency in math.
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