October 17, 2017
Opinion Latest News | Poll Questions | Haunted Maine | Mike Thibodeau | Susan Collins

Is it time to consider year-round school?

Studies have shown that students lose some of their academic knowledge and skills

during the summer break. Studies have also suggested that shorter units – perhaps six

weeks, followed by a week break – yield better educational results. Would year-round

school be a step in the right direction? Or would it cause too many problems with family

life?


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