Keeping Up with Academics in the Summer

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Every time that summer rolls around, I make plan on how to keep my kids engaged over the three months.  This year, more than ever, I am thinking about the “summer slide” and how to keep up with academics while enjoying our time off.  Find out the latest research on what kids lose over the summer and how I’m working to prevent that this year.



  • What is the Summer Slide (0:45)
  • Why I am thinking about it (1:55)
  • Research Behind it (8:39)
  • Our plan (22:23)
  • Academic Options for Early Elementary (28:01)
  • Academic Options for Upper Elementary (31:27)
  • Academic Options for Middle School (33:57)
  • The BBB Summer Challenge (38:52)


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