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2020 Virtual Press Conference: When Schools Close…Harnessing the Power of Summer America’s Students

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Laura Johnson, Vice President of Communications
National Summer Learning Association
ljohnson@summerlearning.org
410-856-1371

Norma Kelly, Senior Media Relations Strategist
JR Communications
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818-395-1342


Press Releases

Dr. Miguel Cardona Cites Summer Learning as Key

Contact: Laura Johnson, 410-300-6468 U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona Cites Summer Learning as... read more

Margaret Brennan and Geoffrey Canada to Headline at NSLA’s National Conference

MARGARET BRENNAN OF CBS NEWS’ FACE THE NATION AND GEOFFREY CANADA, RENOWNED EDUCATION PIONEER TO... read more

2021 Summer Learning Award Winners Announced

NATIONAL SUMMER LEARNING ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2021 NEW YORK LIFE FOUNDATION’S SUMMER LEARNING AWARD WINNERS Amid... read more

NBA Foundation Supports Summer Learning

Contact: Catriona Quinn Kelsey Boyd NBA FOUNDATION CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY AND ANNOUNCES $6 MILLION TO... read more

National Summer Learning Week – Our Time to Shine

Contact: Norma Kelly, 818-395-1342 Julie Rosenthal, 202-486-3059 NATIONAL SUMMER LEARNING WEEK (JULY 12-16) TO SHINE... read more

Nintendo Partners With NSLA and Girls Make Games

Contact: GOLIN, Justin Aclin, 212-373-6004 Have Fun Learning to Create Video Games in Game Builder... read more

New DiscoverSummer.org Site Offers Fun Summer Learning Ideas, Parent Resources and More

Contact: Norma Kelly,818-395-1342 Laura Johnson, 410-300-6468 WHAT WILL KIDS DO IN AN ALMOST ‘NORMAL’ SUMMER?... read more

CCSSO, NSLA Launch Network to Support Summer Learning

Contact: Laura Johnson, NSLA Carolyn Phenicie, CCSSO CCSSO, NSLA Launch Network to Support Summer Learning... read more

Press Coverage

3 summer program strategies to address learning loss, support emotional health

Author, Kara Arundel Published, February 2, 2021 “Interest in offering summer instruction and enrichment programming... read more

Programs to target learning loss amid pandemic

Programs to target learning loss amid pandemic By Kim Doleatto, Posted at 7:01 AM For... read more

As summer nears, school districts begin ‘scenario planning’…

As summer nears, school districts begin ‘scenario planning’ it’s unclear whether in-person summer learning will... read more

How Can We Use Summer to Keep Students Learning?

With schools across the country shuttered for the foreseeable future, educators and policymakers are looking... read more

CQ on Congress: Coronavirus Special Report with NSLA CEO Aaron Philip Dworkin

A crisis like COVID-19 makes the achievement and opportunity gaps that NSLA and its many... read more

High-Quality Summer Programs Close Learning Gaps, Increase Food Security, and Strengthen SEL for Top Results

By Aaron Philip Dworkin, chief executive officer, NSLA and Marlyn Torres, senior program officer, New... read more

Summer isn’t a break for kids or parents

By Elissa Strauss, CNN Updated 4:25 AM ET, Thu August 22, 2019 (CNN)As my son’s... read more

Merkley intros bill to have libraries open at summer meal sites

Says Oregon’s program would expand nationwide By: KTVZ.COM news sources Posted: Jul 10, 2019 01:08 PM... read more