Year-round schooling (YRS) has been present from the 1900s. YRS first
appeared in urban ... In 1994, a study of three year-round schools showed a
substantial gain in academic achievement for at-risk...
The most popular form of year-round education is the 45-15 plan, where students
attend school for 45 days and then get three weeks (15 days) off. The usual ...
The academic case for year-round school stems from studies that ...
Jun 9, 2014 ... The research on the extent to which year-round schools affect student ... year-
round schooling has no effect or a small positive effect on student ...
Jan 18, 2014 ... In total, over 2 million U.S. students attend school on year-round schedules ...
Studies have found that disadvantaged students lose about 27 ...
Both traditional and some year-round school calendars can have 180 days of
instruction. .... Source: La Canada Unified School District Feasibility Study, 1998.
The very thought of sending kids to school year-round makes some parents
cringe. ... A Duke University study even suggested kids attending year-round
Nov 8, 1999 ... Those involved in year-round schools -- school superintendents, ... explores the
research on year-round schooling from the last three decades.
Aug 9, 2007 ... Although school districts often adopt year-round schedules to help alleviate
overcrowding, some educators have claimed that eliminating the ...
Proponents of year-round school maintain that students forget knowledge and
skills they acquired during the previous academic year. Several studies support ...