Archive for July 20th, 2012

What’s Really Behind Student Fade-Out: Summer or Schools? »

Children get dumber over the summer, says Peter Orszag, vice chairman of global banking at Citigroup Inc. and a former director of the Office of Management and Budget in the Obama administration. He points to several research studies documenting fade-out among students when they’re away from the classroom during the summer months. But school…
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