Interested in how your summer programming can advance racial equity? Join Desiree Carver-Thomas and Larkin Willis of the Learning Policy Institute (LPI) for a fast-paced primer for the recently-released “Districts Advancing Racial Equity” (DARE) Tool. The video presentation provides practical support and tips for applying the tool to planning, implementing, and improving current and future summer programs.

Desiree Carver-Thomas, Learning Policy Institute
Larkin Willis, Learning Policy Institute

Districts Advancing Racial Equity

Additional Tools & Resources

Build on the DARE foundation with these curated resources and tools designed specifically to support summer programming:

Receive FREE individualized support and explore FREE resources, toolkits, and templates to launch a successful summer learning program!

As part of the #LeadingForward2021 initiative, CCEE convened an expert panel to discuss examples of district innovation, staffing solutions, key elements to consider when planning summer programming, and opportunities for district/community-based organization collaboration. Click here for Summer Programming 2021: Game Planning Now for Summer Learning, Fun, and Equity.

Partnership for Children and Youth Summer Game Plan Videos


Resource Type

Professional Learning, Tools & Templates

Type of Audience

Site Administrator / Instructional Coach, Systems Leadership

Topic Area

Equity, Governance


Summer Learning