Summer learning opportunities are critical in strengthening student’s academic achievement, closing the achievement gap and supporting working families. This training is designed to provide a framework for summer educational engagement and the importance for doing so to combat summer learning loss by providing information, resources, tools and discussions that will help school-age programs strengthen the role that they can play in supporting students and helping them to retain their school-year skills. During the training, participants will learn about and explore national and local academic resources available to their programs. Educators will increase their knowledge of summer academic models and have an opportunity formulate programming to for implementation in their own summer program. The course runs from 6/1-6/11/18.
*This self-paced online course is presented by Massachusetts Afterschool Partnership (MAP) and created for educators working with school age youth
Participants will receive 0.5 CEU