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Building Community Systems for Summer Learning: Snapshots of State and Local Efforts

This issue brief identifies 6 elements of coordinated community system-building efforts including: (1) shared vision; (2) engaged leadership; (3) continuous quality improvement; (4) data management; (5) sustainable resources, and (6) marketing/communications. It includes promising practices from a number of city and state planning efforts. It provides valuable policy recommendations that can advance system-building efforts by incentivizing partnerships, promoting flexibility of resources, and investing in structural supports.

Related Topics: 
Summer Learning
Systems Building
Publisher: 
National Summer Learning Association (NSLA)
Author: 
National Summer Learning Association (NSLA)
Resource Type: 
Length: 
8 pages
Publication Date: 
2016