REACH Summer Acceleration Academy: A Celebration of Success!
Elizabeth McKeaney, Foundations, Inc.
Grades: K – 5
Participants will receive in-depth guidance on how Foundations, Inc. designed their half and full-day REACH Summer Acceleration Academies for students entering first through sixth grade. They will receive examples of ways to strategically design a program that provides students with explicit instruction in reading and math while integrating whole-child growth using social-emotional and STEAM lessons. Sample daily and weekly schedules, professional development topics, assessment and curriculum tools, and resources will be shared. A summary evaluation report compiled by Professor Jon Supovitz, Executive Director of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education (CPRE) at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education will be presented