Detroit Free Press: Detroit kids learn while their parents do the laundry
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As educators increasingly recognize that teaching children during traditional school hours is not enough, Libraries Without Borders and its local partners have been experimenting with bringing literacy programs into people’s lives.  That includes people whose lives are too complicated to allow them to attend classes or tutoring programs at libraries or community centers. And it includes the kids from low-income neighborhoods who are more likely to lose academic ground over the summer than their more affluent peers.

Allister Chang