Inspire the Joy of Learning
The summer is a crucial time to keep our students engaged and prevent the summer slide. Partner with Scholastic to provide evidence-based summer learning resources for a new generation of lifelong readers and learners.
Extend learning in summer school settings with instructional programs
This solution includes math and literacy curricula, professional development, and a suite of evaluation tools.
A complete blended learning tool with purposeful reading practice—online and in print.
Strengthen the home-school connection by engaging families and building home libraries
An instructionally robust, highly adaptive adventure that secures the five foundational reading skills: phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension.
In the Community
Heighten reading motivation with incentives and themed collections.
A free online reading program for students, educators, libraries, and community partners.
Fosters independence with authentic titles aligned to social-emotional learning themes.
Pairs classic fictional storybooks with nonfiction e‑books to strengthen early literacy skills.
Summer Learning Research
The Scholastic Summer Learning Difference drives results and engages communities!
Two years of research meet new standards of evidence by exploring the impact of providing K–6 students and families with increased access to books and learning opportunities over the summer. The findings confirmed an increased volume of reading by both striving and advanced readers, positive sentiments from families, and fewer students experiencing summer learning loss!
of students in Grades 3–5 maintained or increased their reading levels from spring to fall.
Greenville, SC 2016
of families agreed that reading books over the summer would help their children during the school year.
Greenville, SC and Stoughton, MA 2017
of students in third grade who received summer books agreed that they were better readers in the fall because of the reading they did over the summer.
Stoughton, MA 2017