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What is SLC Reading this Summer? Part 2

“Neuroscientists, biologists, psychologists, social scientists, and researchers from every point of the scientific compass now know that play is a profound biological process. It has evolved over eons in many animal species to promote survival. It shapes the brain and … Continue reading

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What is SLC Reading This Summer? Part 1

“Communicating through language is the crowning achievement of the human species.” Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Ph.D. and Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Ph.D. We are excited to share with you the first professional reading in our three part series, “What is SLC Reading This … Continue reading

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What is SLC Reading This Summer?

“The fire of literacy is created by the emotional sparks between a child, a book and the person reading. It isn’t achieved by the book alone, not by the child alone, nor by the adult who’s reading aloud – it’s … Continue reading

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What is SLC Reading This Summer?

“It has been said that the measure of a nation is how it treats its most vulnerable citizens. By that measure, there is a crisis in the United States, especially with respect to our children.” -Linda Darling-Hammond, Stanford University Our … Continue reading

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What is SLC Reading this Summer?

School’s out for summer! Congratulations on wrapping up another year of incredibly hard work, commitment to your students and an enriching year of learning for you. Time to rest, right? Well, sort of, if we know you. Summer is time … Continue reading

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