7 Ways to Get Your Kid Excited About Summer School

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Make it Less Intimidating

Sit down and talk about what your child thinks summer school will be like, and visit the school to tackle any fears he may have—especially if it's his first time going. He may be intimidated or heard unfounded rumors about summer school. “Students may look forward to the opportunity to meet new students, attend a different school if summer school is held at specific sites, experience new teachers and attend a shorter school day,” says Jackson.