KLRU American Graduate

Combating 'Summer Brain Drain' in Low Income Students

Clip | 1m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

So-called Summer Brain Drain is the term used for knowledge lost in out-of-school time during the summer months. Experts tell us some of the drain is because students never actually learned the subjects to begin with, and that summer is the perfect time to learn material in more fun and engaging ways. We visit The Boys and Girls Club's Summer Brain Gain in East Austin.

Aired: 07/16/15

Rating: NR

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KLRU American Graduate is a local public television program presented by Austin PBS.