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Summer Snapshot From Sunset Park

Thursday, August 09, 2012

A summer day in one Brooklyn neighborhood. Part-time classes, short-term jobs, handball and the Olympics.

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Using Summer to Narrow Achievement Gap

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

There's a growing body of research that shows that what students do over the summer affects their academic careers -- and whether or not they will be likely to graduate and go on to college. And since lower-income students are more likely to lose academic skills than their peers from higher-income families, New York City has begun a pilot program to help keep these students on track during the summer months.

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