main
community
contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 7919

Time: 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)...


Related Issues

Scheduling/School Calendar

 
Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
 
©2014 Education Commission of the States
www.ecs.org | ecs@ecs.org
Read our privacy policy