Summer Learning Loss http://nhpr.org en Summer Nutrition Affects "Learning-Loss" http://nhpr.org/post/summer-nutrition-affects-learning-loss <p>This week we’ve been hearing about Summer-Learning Loss – the tendency to forget things over summer vacation – and what it means for the learning of low-income students. Today NHPR&nbsp;reports during the summer many kids lose access to the free-and-reduced lunch program, and that can have very real implications for how they learn.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 09:30:00 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 10623 at http://nhpr.org Summer Nutrition Affects "Learning-Loss" N.H. Schools and Programs Combat "Summer Learning Loss" http://nhpr.org/post/nh-schools-and-programs-combat-summer-learning-loss <p>This week NHPR is taking a look at the impacts of summer learning loss: the things that students forget during summer vacation. Yesterday we heard about how this hits low-income students harder than others, and today we look at what schools and parents are doing to tackle learning loss.</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 09:30:00 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 10622 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Schools and Programs Combat "Summer Learning Loss" Granite State Students Suffer From "Summer Learning Loss" http://nhpr.org/post/granite-state-students-suffer-summer-learning-loss <p>In just a few short weeks, summer vacation will come to a close, and when it does teachers will start the school year off with a familiar routine: review.</p><p>It may sound like no big deal, but over the summer students forget so much of their schooling over vacation that it&rsquo;s come to be called &ldquo;summer learning loss.&rdquo; In the first of a three part series about the summer slide, NHPR&rsquo;s Sam Evans-Brown tells us why summer activities have a lot to do with how students fare during the rest of the year.</p> Sun, 12 Aug 2012 04:05:30 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 10613 at http://nhpr.org Granite State Students Suffer From "Summer Learning Loss"