Washington Summer Reading - Research
Useful information on the advantages of community collaboration and support and suggested recommendations. See the New York State Library and State Department of Education report The Importance of Summer Reading: Research Finding in Summer Reading and Learning Advantages.
The Colorado State Library has an older handout that is written in easy to understand language—great for sharing with local schools, families and community partners on the importance of summer reading. Available in English and Spanish .
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