Winning approach to summer learning loss

By Michael Barrett | 30 July 2019

Michael Barrett outlines how Kent CC’s Rob Comber (above) faced off nine other candidates in the 10th year of the LG Challenge to become the overall winner – with a summer programme proposal to tackle the educational impact of child poverty

The winner of the Local Government Challenge was announced at the Local Government Association’s (LGA) annual conference in Bournemouth.

Rob Comber, from Kent CC, won this year’s LG Challenge facing off nine other leading candidates in local government with his project proposal that aims to tackle the educational impact of child poverty through summer schools.

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