Local | July 30, 2010

Editorial: We can’t afford to take summer off

"Yet, as Time magazine documented in its cover story last week, summer doesn’t have to be a lost season for learning. Reporter David Von Drehle found special signs of hope in Indianapolis, where educators such as Terry Ogle, who guides the Indianapolis Algebra Project, and Earl Phelan, who created a program called Summer Advantage, are ensuring that children learn valuable lessons outside traditional classrooms."