Dallas Fights Summer Slide

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May 29, 12:00 AM

Hoping To Keep Kids Learning In The Summer, Dallas Launches Citywide Initiative

When summer hits, many kids from low-income families miss out on activities that will keep them learning. On Wednesday, Dallas joined four other cities -- Columbus, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C. -- in a pilot program aimed at addressing the issue. They're following the lead of Chicago, which launched a similar initiative last year.

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