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R.I. School District Using Online Program to Prevent ‘Summer Slide’ in Math

The start of summer is around the corner and research shows students lose two to three months of grade-level math equivalency during this time. Barrington Public Schools, in Barrington, R.I., has implemented a free online program to prevent summer learning loss.


Colorado School Districts Show Resilience

Nearly a year after Hurricane Sandy battered the nation’s eastern shoreline, communities throughout Colorado continue to clean up from the damages left by September’s heavy rains and widespread flooding.

According to the Colorado Office of Emergency Management, as of September 30, eight deaths occurred as a result of the floods. Thousands of homes were destroyed and damage estimates surpassed $1 billion.