Document Number: 7919Time: A Precious Resource for Learning - Because additional time for learning can improve outcomes, policymakers should support summer school, extended day programs that significantly extend instructional time. First, promising policies to increase enrollment and regular attendance in school should be developed and tested as well. Finally, pilot programs that greatly expand schooling time should be funded and carefully evaluated. (National Academy of Educationís Education Policy Briefing Sheet, November 2008)...
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