As a member of TEAM Summer, Carver summer programming featured in The Hour

 The Carver Foundation of Norwalk, a member of Norwalk ACTS TEAM Summer, is the largest provider of after-school and summer programs in Norwalk.

The Carver Foundation of Norwalk, a member of Norwalk ACTS TEAM Summer, is the largest provider of after-school and summer programs in Norwalk.

By Stephanie Kim

NORWALK — For the past two years, a group of summer learning providers and community members have been meeting every month to discuss ways the city can collectively tackle summer learning loss — or avoid the “summer slide.”

This group came together through the city’s coalition of civic leaders, educators and organizations known as Norwalk ACTS. Named TEAM Summer, the group has the mission of not just closing the learning gap but also lessening the opportunity gap among socioeconomically disadvantaged children in the summertime.

Read the rest of the article in The Hour here

http://www.norwalkacts.org/teamsummer/2018-portal/

At the Hour: skim@hearstmediact.com; 203-842-2568; @stephaniehnkim

 

Jim Schaffer