Press Coverage

Youth Today, September 8, 2016: Longer Summer Programs, Consistent Participation Needed for Learning Gap, New Report Advises

Washington Post, September 7, 2016: New Evidence that Summer Programs Can Make a Difference for Poor Children

Christian Science Monitor, August 1, 2016: The Boston Summer School Students Reach by Ferry – Not Bus

Youth Today, July 13, 2016: Summer Learning Day Highlights Programs for Kids

Commonwealth Magazine, July 5, 2016: Make Summer Learning a Public Priority

CBS Boston [Television]June 20, 2016: Eye On Education: Teachers Offer Tips To Promote Learning, Avoid ‘Summer Slide’

Education Week, June 17, 2016: How One City is Working to Make Learning Count Outside of School

Education Week, May 13, 2016: Boston to Double Participation in Summer Learning, Expand Program Choices

The Boston Globe, May 5, 2016: Boston Doubles Summer Learning Programs for Children

State House News Service, March 16, 2016: Panel Advances Bill to Address “Summer Learning Loss”

South Coast Today, March 7, 2016: New Bedford Leaders Support Summer Learning Bill at Statehouse

The Associated Press, March 6, 2016: City Leaders are Backing Efforts to Increase Summer Learning Possibilities for Low-Income Students in Massachusetts

WCBV, March 6, 2016: Bill Seeks Summer Education Programs for Urban Kids

Youth Today, September 23, 2015: Helping Kids Earn Credentials: Digital Badges for Out-of-School Time Learning

WBUR, August 10, 2015: In Sailboats And Science Classes, Student Learning Continues During Summer

The Boston Globe, July 31, 2015: Boston’s Summer Programs Help Combat Learning Loss During Break

Learning Lab, July 20, 2015: Guest Column: Let’s Stop The ‘Summer Slide’

NECN [Television], July 20, 2015: Several Young Students Take Part in Summer Sailing Program

The Boston Globe, July 13, 2015: Enrollment Doubles in City Summer Learning Project

Boston Herald, July 13, 2015: Summer School Project Set to Double Enrollees

WBUR, July 13, 2015: Walsh, Chang Aim to Boost Enrollment in Boston’s Summer Learning Programs

BNN News [Televison], July 13, 2015: Boston Expands Summer Learning

Patch, July 13, 2015: Thousands of School Children Participating in Summer Programs Across Boston

Sustainable City Network, July 13, 2015: Summer Opportunities for More Than 6,500 Boston School Children Announced

Nashoba Publishing, July 13, 2015: Summer Learning Kick-Off

Cognoscenti, June 22, 2015: High Stakes When School Is Out: The Lifelong Inequality Borne Of The Summer Learning Gap

National Journal, May 27, 2015: The Reinvention of Summer School

Boston Herald: Morning Meeting [Radio], March 24, 2015: Interview with Chris Smith, Executive Director of Boston After School & Beyond

BNN News [Televison], February 25, 2015: BNN News Interviews Chris Smith and Tisha Nguyen

The Boston Globe, February 23, 2015: Success in School Linked to Summer Learning