Document Number: 7335Is it Time to Change Indiana’s School-Year Calendar? - This study uses Indiana as its platform to compare with the nation and abroad the length of the school year and the effect on students of increasing instructional time. It examines the literature regarding professional development and contact time, and makes recommendations to Indiana for extending the school day and retaining the length of the school year. (Kelly Prendergast, Terry Spradlin and Vincent Palozzi, Center for Evaluation & Education Policy, Winter 2007)...
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