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School Time Is Money: Are More Hours Worth the Cost?

Patte Barth | Posted 04.02.2013 | Parents
Patte Barth

Adding days and hours to the schedule is relatively easy, but it's definitely not cheap. If students gained a lot by being in school longer the extra costs may be worth it. But do they?

Dallas ISD Trustees Revisit Extended Teacher Workday

Posted 11.08.2012 | Education

Dallas Independent School District trustees will meet Thursday to discuss their controversial decision to extend teacher workdays by 45 minutes — a ...

Using Time to Improve Student Performance

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 02.26.2012 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

Research shows that time may be the most essential resource of the education system. However, it is important to recognize that merely increasing the amount of time students are in school is not a panacea for improving student performance.

Extended Time or Quality Time

Randy Miller | Posted 02.15.2012 | Education
Randy Miller

Based on what I am experiencing at my school, I can honestly say that our extended time or extended school day isn't working.