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July 11, 2017

Summer Smart Reading Challenge

Join the free Summer Smart Reading Challenge open to all students entering grades K-12. Designed in partnership between Mass Literacy and the technology startup Readocity, the program helps children become lifelong lovers of reading. The challenge runs from June 5 to August 31. Parents and educators can sign up now.

Using the Readocity app, students can set reading goals, track their progress, and discover award-winning book recommendations. Educators can upload their own summer reading lists and access their classroom’s reading data to help plan for the next school year.

Be named the official Summer Smart Reading Champion in the Boston Herald!
Both the school and the individual student that logs the most reading hours will be named Summer Smart Reading Champions and be featured in the Boston Herald. All students who meet their goals will be listed in the Boston Herald as Summer Reading Stars.

Start: June 5, 2017
End: August 31, 2017

Immigrant Student Success Online Workshop from the ILC

Immigrant Student Success: Models and Tools for K-12 and Adult Educators is a free online workshop for educators, administrators and volunteers from The Immigrant Learning Center. It will be held on July 11 and 12 from 11 am to 1:30 pm. The program will encourage the progress of immigrant students through interactive webinars, group activities and live exercises with experts. Certificates are available upon completion of the workshop (5 hours). Learn more and register here. 



Start: July 11, 2017
End: July 12, 2017
Cost: Free
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