The History of Year-Round Education
Some school districts are in heated debates over whether year-round education could work for them. Many are strongly in favor of this "new" way of doing school, while others are strongly opposed. What most do not realize is that year-round education is... More »
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Year-round school in the United States - Wikipedia, the free ...

Year-round schooling (YRS) has been present from the 1900s. YRS first appeared in urban areas, because they were not tied to the agriculture cycle. The first ...

An In-Depth Look at Year-Round Schooling - Niche Ink

May 19, 2014 ... Year-round education (YRE) isn't a new fad—it actually has a long history dating back to the 1800s. It was originally used in northern industrial ...

Year-Round Schooling - Education Week Research Center

Aug 3, 2004 ... But, according to the National Association for Year-Round Education, more than 2.3 million U.S. public school students attended year-round ...
Proponents say that a year round education allows for a more continuous period of instruction and that students retain more during breaks as opposed to those students on a traditional school calendar . These breaks are often called intercessions. One version shortens ... More »
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History tells us the reasons that school systems used only a 10 month ... But the move to year-round schooling isn't so easy, nor is it unanimously embraced by.

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Background. The first year-round school (YRS) in the United States opened in Bluffton, ..... "Year-round education: History, philosophy, future." San Diego, CA:.

Year-Round Schools: In Brief

Jun 9, 2014 ... year-round schooling has no effect or a small positive effect on student .... Education, History of Year-Round Education,

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Jul 10, 2001 ... Year Round, Education, History, NAYRE, National Governor's Association, National Association For Year-Round Education, Prisoners Of Time, ...

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Jan 7, 2015 ... Year-round education (YRE) is not a typical alternative way to deliver the curriculum. It is, however, an alternative way to construct the school ...

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