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    Should Kids go to School All Year?

    Should Kids go to School All Year?

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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    Yeah I think so. I think it would be better for the students to be able to study all year instead of forget everything during the summer. The amount of time at the beginning of the school year spent on reviewing things that was taught in the last year is atrocious. When I was in school I was in a district that had a very short summer, but alot of one week breaks during the year. I enjoyed that more, and also I found it better for retaining information, while still being able to have a breather from school.

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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    With our current education system, no.

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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    I'm a teacher. They should absolutely, without a doubt go to school year round whether it be public, private or homeschool.


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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    Absolutely not. At the developmental stage that most kids are at, most need breaks so they do not go on either mental or emotional overload.
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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    What the Captain said. Absolutely not. Let kids be kids, ffs. They need breaks. Kids are not adults. Hell, even adults need a vacation every so often.
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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    This is nothing more than a ploy by the entire government run school apperatus to extract more money from a failed approach. Compare this with Sweden that has a shorter school year, a shorter school day, and only 9 years of required schooling. Sweden ranks higher then the United States in knowledge and in literacy.

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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    Year round schooling has breaks during the year. It's not as if they'll go every single day of the week, every single day of the year.


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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mellie View Post
    Year round schooling has breaks during the year. It's not as if they'll go every single day of the week, every single day of the year.
    I think we all understand that. During the school year, kids don't go to school every day.
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    Re: Should Kids go to School All Year?

    No. Can't kids just be kids? No summer means no family vacation, so it could potentially harm family structures. What about summer jobs for high school students? Maybe if we taught better in the classroom DURING school it would work better. Throwing more time and money at the system wont fix its inherent problems.

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