The application process for the 2014 Summer Reading Resource Grant and Summer Reading Teen Intern Grant is now open!
Courtesy of the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, YALSA will be giving out two types of grants. The Summer Reading Teen Intern Grant will award $1,000 to each of 20 libraries for the purpose of hiring summer teen interns to assist with summer reading activities. The Summer Reading Resources Grant will award $1,000 to each of 20 libraries in need with the purpose of…Continue
Added by YALSA on September 16, 2013 at 2:54pm — No Comments
Here is a great new state wide initiative in California aimed at emphasizing why summer learning matters. Here's a little more info about it:
"Summer Matters is the first-ever statewide campaign focused on creating and expanding access to high quality summer learning opportunities for all California students."
The site also has statistic info about "why summer matters" that includes research, infographics, videos, and more.
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