As a proud auntie myself, I was honored to share this recent “Aunt Camp” article on playful summer learning with the Savvy Auntie community!
If you’re new to Savvy Auntie, this site is the first and only community for Aunts – a group that includes Aunties by Relation (ABR), Aunties by Choice (ABC), Great-Aunts, Godmothers, and all women who [...]
School is out, and summer fun is on everyone’s brain!
While a vacation from projects and homework is welcome break, the lazy days of summer can do a lot of damage. Did you know kids lose an average of 2 months of math skills over the summer!? Low income students are at far greater [...]
A steady 10 week summer diet of tv and cannonballs in the pool can do a lot more damage than we realize. Referred to as Summer Slide or Brain Drain, learning loss is inevitable when kids go long stretches without engaging in learning experiences. Most students lose an average of 2 months of math skills, [...]