If you ask a young child what “summer slide” means, you’re likely to hear something about their favorite playground or a water park. But ask a teacher, and you’ll get an entirely different answer. For them, “summer slide” means work...not play.
This week, we’re starting a new reporting focus on education.. We are digging deeper into the numbers, searching for solutions and giving parents, educators and students a voice while holding leaders accountable.
WKAR's Reginald Hardwick talks with WKAR education reporter Kevin Lavery about our new education reporting focus.