Persuasive Essay On Why Schools Should Start Later?

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Schools should start later because students need their sleep. Researchers, studies, and sleep scientists show that schools that are starting early are affecting the lives of students. Students are too tired to get up in the morning and some some sleep in class do to lack of sleep. Teens that drive to school get into accidents due to barely any sleep at night. Students should have to go to school later because then there wouldn’t be as much of a problem. Teens that drive to school get into accidents due to a lack of sleep. The SADD and Liberty Mutual Group did a research in 2016. They have found that 56% of teens have admitted to having driven when they were drowsy and tired. And nearly one in ten teens report that they have completely fallen asleep at the wheel. Another study has shown that 70% of the car accidents in the U.S.A. involve teens. Wouldn’t it be really rude to let someone 's life pass when they are young because they didn 't get their sleep? Students are getting unhealthier because they don 't get enough sleep. Scientists that study sleeping did research showing that sleep deprivation will lead to obesity, high blood pressure, and diabetes. Another research shows that sleeping is just as important as eating, exercise, and good health. If students were to have these bad health issues then parents would have to pay more…show more content…
Waking up at the crack of dawn is not fun for anyone. Schools that start early are forcing kids to get up before they can actually be asleep. A magazine article says that schools starting earlier than 8:30 A.M. is not fun and the parents don’t like having to drag their kids out of bed. Scientists are trying to convince school to start at later times so that the students body can have more energy for the day. The American Academy of Pediatrics say that over 20% of America’s schools start at 7:45 or earlier. Students need more time to sleep because when they wake up early their mind is telling them that it is still the middle of the
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