Tag: Children’s Literacy Initiative

Seven ways to avoid the ‘Summer Slide’

| June 7, 2017
Seven ways to avoid the ‘Summer Slide’

School may be letting out, but the process of educating children shouldn’t come to an end for Valley parents.

That’s why Valley of the Sun United Way is offering parents a comprehensive list of seven ways to preventing the “Summer Slide” — the phenomenon that occurs when children are not participating in educational programming throughout the summer and return to school less equipped to learn and succeed.

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