Summer is the Ultimate Time to Be a Kid Infographic
Overwhelmingly, parents want their kids' academic learning to stay fresh throughout the summer so their brains don't turn to mush over the break. But did they actually send them to academic programs? Nope. In fact, more than half of parents did not, even though 58% said they wanted to.
And here's our super opinionated stance on the matter: It's OK!
Summer is the ULTIMATE time to be a kid. In order to become the mature, intelligent, grown-ups we all want our kids to be, children need to spend their summer doing very un-grown-up-like things.
By now we know that school alone does not make a child whole. So why waste the one chunk of time that children have where they can really delve into a passion whole-heartedly?
See also: The Summer Learning Infographic