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Young Audiences of Maryland’s Summer Arts and Learning Academy Fights ‘Summer Slide’
While school is out for summer and students are having fun in the sun, but not engaging in educational activities, many run the risk of falling behind once they return to classrooms in the fall. On average, children lose approximately two months of learning from the previous school year during summer months, and for low-income students, the loss is can be even greater.
Affili-Nation: Young Audiences New York’s Sarah Frazier on the Arts in Schools, Family, and Community
Young Audiences Arts for Learning’s Affili-Nation column spotlights the hardworking individuals across the YA Network who make it possible for our affiliates to inspire young people and expand their learning through the arts.