The Voice

Advocacy for Year-Round Schooling

Austin Stadie

October 10, 2017

Having such long breaks over the summer is a thing of the past. They were originally intended to give students a break during the hotter months of the year in order to combat problems like heat exhaustion. However, almost every school now has central cooling, so why have more schools not adopted a year-round s...

The benefits of year-round school

Adam Reckamp

November 26, 2013

By 1870, every state in America had a public school system. A normal school was in session for nine months during the fall, winter and spring and off during the summer. This type of schedule, an agrarian schedule, was designed because America was still an agriculture-based society and many kids had to...

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