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The Teachers Edition: Summer learning program goes nationwide

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The May 15 issue of The Teachers Edition, a newsletter by the U.S. Department of Education, highlighted BELL's partnership with the YMCA of the USA:

BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life) and YMCA of the USA are partnering to expand summer learning programs to eight sites across the nation this summer, with a goal of service in 48 cities by 2016. The Power Scholars Academy is a free, full-day program that combines small-group, rigorous academic instruction with fun, hands-on enrichment activities, field trips and service projects. Learn more.

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