Ludlow Teachers Offer Tips to Stop the Summer Slide

It happens every summer to countless students: a summer learning loss known as the summer slide. The loss of skills students learned the previous school year can be a challenge for teachers, who often spend the first weeks of school getting kids back up to speed. Nancy Raymond and Jodi Yarkey teach second grade at Chapin Street School in Ludlow. They joined Carolee McGrath to offer tips on how parents can help prevent the summer slide.