The bell rings and school is out, and this time, not for just the weekend, but for the long awaited 2 and ½ months of summer vacation! This is something that just about every student has been longing for all year. They can finally experience those amazing trips and vacations planned throughout the summer. Well, that’s how it should be at least.
Year-Round Schooling in America What do you think about having multiple and longer vacations a year? How would you like not relearning the lessons you have already learned? With year-round schooling you can accomplish this. Year-round schooling offers more opportunities for the parents and students.
shorter breaks throughout the school year, instead of a long summer break,” (Ophiem and Mohajer 115). All of these types of year-round schools allow for individualization between different schools which also allows for each school to determine which type would successfully work in their communities. “No year-round school policy is identical," (O 'Sullivan 400). Schools have the ability to change their program in order to best help their students in their community.
Brayden George Year Round Schools Mrs Boyle 3-30-16 Disadvantages of Year Round Schools Do you want to spend 2/3 of the year inside? That’s for people that are in year round schools. I’m here to tell you some disadvantages of year round schools. Year round schools are bad because the sports schedules are messed up, and it messes up family time. It also cost a lot of money to keep the school up and running.
Did you know that China has one of the best education programs in the world? Why are China’s students so successful? They go to school year round. In fact, the number of year round schools increased 26% in 2007. Traditional schools started 100 years ago.
Traditional school versus Year round school The idea of year round school is starting to be more the topic of discussion. Many people are for the idea of year round education and many are against it. “If our country began on a year around schedule, it would have seemed bizarre to propose the summer- off schedule as a superior way to educate students” says Principle Hazel Colebank. Although some may feel year round school is great for bettering education, changing what’s considered normal could cause more harm than good.
Should Schools Keep Summer Break? I believe that schools should keep summer break for their kids. There are many ways, having a summer break contributes to schools and the community. It is an American tradition to get out of school for the hot summer months.
“As I see it, the debate between summer vacation vs. year-round school glosses over the most important questions namely, how can we bring play back to our nation’s schools?” (Darell Hammond) Year-round schooling would cause many problems if implemented at shattuck because Year-round schooling cost to much money and Kids need free time, and time with family and friends, also If you go to year-round schooling you won 't learn more than traditional schooling. Year-round schooling cost to much money. With the loss of these extracurricular activities, the school would then lose money that the activity brings in.
Year round school may seem arbitrary to the everyday person who has become accustomed to the standard 10 month cycle that most of the United States functions on. This year round style of school has started to become popular throughout the U.S., allowing students a short 2-3 week break about every 2 months to refresh their readiness to learn. This style of schooling is new to the academic world and has little study done on it thus far, but the benefits it has shown in its debut have been astounding. There are many aspects to consider when thinking of year round school including scheduling, academic benefits, and problems that may arise with this change in scheduling. Most U.S. citizens work a standard 40 hour week starting around 8 o’clock