TN passes bill requiring schools to offer summer school programs for students falling behind

The “Tennessee Learning Loss Remediation and Student Acceleration Act” has been passed in the Tennessee General Assembly. The bill requires schools to implement a program of after-school learning mini-camps, learning loss bridge camps, and summer learning camps to remediate student learning loss.

There are 3 main parts to this bill.

Part one looks at summer programming. Starting summer of 2021 school districts will be required to provides a six-week summer school program for elementary school students and a four week summer school program for middle school students, as well as an after school camp focused on STEAM learning.

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