Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’. Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’.
Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’.
Henrik Hoeg
Opinion

Opinion

EdTalk by Henrik Hoeg

Is the notion of the ‘summer slide’ a fallacy? Perhaps children should have time to be children

The idea that children will forget what they’ve learned in the last school year over the summer break is a common misconception with serious implications

Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’. Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’.
Is the myth of the “summer slide” real? An expert says it is ‘bogus on several different levels’.
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Henrik Hoeg

Henrik Hoeg

Henrik Hoeg is the Managing Director of the Jadis Blurton Family Development Center and graduated from the University of Edinburgh with an MA in Psychology.