As Students Continue to Suffer COVID-Related Learning Loss Bloomberg Philanthropies Launches Comprehensive Summer Learning Program to Help Thousands of Kids
“Summer Boost” will serve rising first through ninth grade public charter students in Baltimore, Birmingham, Indianapolis, Memphis, Nashville, New York City, San Antonio, and Washington, D.C.
Results from summer program piloted in New York City in 2022 showed increased student proficiency in ELA and math
February 7, 2023
With rigorous academics & daily enrichment, Indy Summer Learning Labs saw a 15-point rise in English, math scores for low-income kids & kids of color
November 11, 2022
For the second consecutive year, Marion County students who attended Indy Summer Learning Labs (ISLL), a five-week, free or low-cost summer learning and enrichment program, saw double-digit proficiency point gains in English/language arts (ELA) and math, according to data released today from The Mind Trust and United Way of Central Indiana. The Labs served 5,000 Marion County students at 39 schools and community learning centers across Indianapolis in June and July of this year.
Jul 6, 2022
Lavinia Group featured in national Chalkbeat story about Indy Summer Learning Labs story. “The professional development plays a really key role,” Taslim said. “Each week when we’re meeting with teachers, we look at student work, we look at the data, we really understand where students are.”
Annalise Knudson | April 18, 2022
New York City announced the launch of Summer Boost NYC — a new Bloomberg Philanthropies program that will support summer learning at charter schools citywide for about 25,000 students who have fallen behind or faced significant learning gaps exacerbated by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Lavinia x Newsela
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