When Simone Manuel made history in Rio by becoming the first female African-American swimmer to win Olympic gold in an individual swimming event, her story made waves across the country, especially in communities where knowing how to swim is not the norm.
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Summer vacation is a great time to have fun and learn new things... but that's not always what happens. See what Horizons National Board Chair Jane Williams has to say about summer learning and opportunity in The Atlanta Journal Constitution. Our experience at Horizons shows the incredible potential of quality summer learning. That's why we support the right of all students to high-quality summer experiences and the need to support their parents in securing them.
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