How do you make sure that your students maintain the wealth of knowledge you worked so hard to teach them over the school year during summer break? We asked our awesome community of educators on Facebook this question and wanted to share their secrets with you.
While everyone can appreciate a good lazy day, the academic consequences of an entire summer off is not something to take lightly. In fact, ASCD reports that, on average, elementary students lose one month of learning over the summer. Even more concerning is the fact that learning loss from this “summer slide” seems to be cumulative. Keep your students learning all summer long with these 10 tips.
We’ve put together a few fun ways you can customize your students’ experience to maximize learning this summer with Edmentum’s courses where they can get the chance to develop college and career readiness skills or even take fun electives that they didn’t have enough time for during the school year.
Here are five courses from Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy that will peak students’ interest—and with the support of our highly qualified, state-certified online teachers, help them make real progress towards academic and career goals this summer!
Rather than see some of that hard-earned literacy learning slip away over the summer, you can employ technology tools to support learning even when school doors have closed for the break. Edmentum’s 2-in-1 pre-K through 6th grade program, Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress, provides a rich online experience that can be enjoyed by students anytime, anywhere. Here, we’ll take a look at five ways your students can use this learn-to-read solution throughout summer vacation
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