Summer Learning

Nevada Summer Programs

DID YOU KNOW…Summer learning opportunities are still available throughout the state!
CLICK HERE for a full list of programs that are currently open and accepting participants.

Clark County School District has released their Summer Learning Guide for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade! These guides are available in English and Spanish. CLICK HERE to view and download!

Summer Activity Guide

Planning for summer just got a whole lot easier! Check out this newly released Summer Activity Guide with activities for ages 5 through 18 designed specifically to accommodate COVID-19 summer guidelines.

Summer Planning Resources

ACT NOW: Summer Planning Templates
ACT NOW Illinois has created summer planning templates for use of other networks including a PPT discussion template.

NJSACC: Pandemic School-Age Youth Check-In List
The check-in list can help programs assess what help can be provided to youth.

NWEA Collaborative for Student Growth: The COVID-19 Slide
This report takes a look at what summer learning loss can tell us about the potential impact of school closures on student academic achievement.

Special Olympics of Southern Nevada
Virtual Summer Games registration now open. 

The 74: New Data: Was 2022’s Summer Learning ‘Explosion’ Enough To Reserve COVID Losses?
A growing consensus has elevated summer learning programs to top priority after three consecutive school years disrupted by the pandemic. Several studies, including a 2018 RAND Corporation report, show camps blending fun and academics give students a leg up in key subject areas. So with millions of students nationwide lagging behind grade level in math and reading, and with schools sitting on billions of dollars in COVID relief cash, summer learning programs have become a go-to solution.

Summer Camp Guidance

American Camp Association (ACA): Camp Operations Guide Summer 2021
The ACA and YMCA of the USA are working to develop a camp operations guide that will provide camp directors and staff with a practical guide and tool kit to implement specific recommendations provided by the CDC in relation to risk reduction at camps. This year, they have added a new Vaccines Chapter to this downloadable guide.

      Special Recordings & Resources for Summer 2021:             

Alaska Department of Health and Social Services: Childcare and Day Camps Guidance
The purpose of the guidance is intended to allow for people to return to the workforce as much as possible while still protecting public health.