An issue that is hotly debated is if they should or should not have year round school. Many people say that it is not a good idea. There should not be year round school because, many people have jobs in the summer so it would affect them. Another example is scheduling issues like travel sports in the summer. Lastly it could affect families, many families go on vacation during the summer, causing them not to have much time together.
“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.
Most students enjoy summer vacation, but some educators feel that the summer break is too long and that students do not retain information as easily when they return in the fall. Some people argue that there should be year-round schools, where there would be a 3–4 week break in the summer, a longer winter break, and a week off in the spring and fall. Does this sound like a good idea to you? Why or why not? Take a position on the issue.
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.
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.
As well, many teachers also attend to work at some select camps for a summer job. According to “Scotti Madison” in the article “Year Round school: Is it the answer or a mere band aid?” he states that “teachers will not be able to work summer jobs in the private sector including summer camps. This may cause a decrease in teachers salaries compared to teachers’ that teach using the agrarian cycle. Besides events that take place during the summer like camps, the shortened summer vacation causes multiple defects in the school year.
Finally, another drawback is that without summer break, there will be a financial toll. In a newspaper article titled “Year Round Schooling Explained”, it says, “Tourism and other industries that count on summer vacationers might suffer. High schoolers might be less able to get summer jobs.” This could end up causing a big financial problem for a lot of people. To conclude, the benefits and drawbacks of year-round schooling are about equal.
The Problem with Student Debt Students have enough trouble trying to get into college because of the cost of tuition. The rise of student debt is increasing and there are many people who are concerned with the rising percentage. Student debt comes from the loans that are being handed out in the wrong way. Student debt is taking a toll on people in their future. Some people believe that if the household income is not where the requirements should be that students should not be able to take out a loan.
While some believe that athletes should have their own choice at making a decision to go pro straight out of high school, they should not do so because they will not be able to manage their million dollar contracts respectively. Speaking of contracts, the NBA should eliminate guaranteed contracts for rookies drafted in the first round of the NBA draft. They should do this because a careless high school kid, could just go into the draft not knowing, or caring on how much they are going to make, with the lack of experience on handling millions of dollars. This is very unrepsonsibible for a teenager, and not only for the high school athlete, but also for the basketball association as well. This is because of there noncommitment to have these players
Students that are in school during the summer find it harder to concentrate on the work that they are doing in school because they are waiting to get out of school into the nice weather. Year round schools make it difficult to learn with many breaks that they are given which can affect them negatively in and out of school. Year round schools should give long breaks instead of many little breaks because it is shown that there is no difference in learning between year round schools and traditional schools. During 2011-2012 about 3,700 schools were all year round schools and these schools didn’t benefit students and teachers in all good ways.
Gladwell begins with showing how America has trouble with education crisis. Arguments about education surround around teachers and students. Gladwell believes that summer vacation is an issue because it tends to be a long vacation required by the district. Gladwell demonstrates how achievement in many ways holds existence to a summer break without driving apart higher income children. Allowing them more months of school to make those children who cannot afford to have a productive summer, to have a useful.
Hello Mrs. Stevenson, No, the blackboard is not associated with summer school content. With regards to your investment, Im sorry you feel like the price you have paid for Wiley 's summer school experience has no value now to you. I don 't know what Wiley got the first semester in the regular school year, but it seems he has advanced his first semester grade and put himself in a position/passed the first semester of summer school. If I am reading into what your saying a little more, its that you are disappointed in Wiley 's production thus far. What Wiley could do to advance himself for the next day/ the rest of the semester, would be to read the chapter, answer the questions at the end of each section to prepare for the content, and take the practice test at the end of his chapter.
and they also make arguments of paying college athletes pointless. Most people agree that if college athletes did get paid it wouldn’t be a total shock but it is just not that easy. These kids should just go through college like the alumni did and it will all payoff when they get their first major job paycheck. The point of college is to get you ready for the real world and if college athletes get paid while in college it totally defeats the purpose of college.
For many years, schools around the nation have focused on sports instead of their academic studies. Many studies show that these activities are harming places of learning. Therefore, districts around the country should stop this after class past time to save money, reduce the child’s stress, and to increase the learners grades As many Americans know, money can help to achieve a great education. In an article “Should Your School Get Rid of Sports”, it was found that “many schools can not afford to repair classrooms due to the lack of funding”(Ripley 10).The biggest events the schools have to pay for are the games, they have to pay for the concession stands, to clean up after the kids who leave their trash and they have to repair the bleachers