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Document Number: 8028

Focus on the School Calendar: The Four-Day School Week - The school calendar and instructional time have changed little during the lifetimes of current policymakers, yet expectations for students and teachers have increased significantly. The report lists the potential benefits and the potential challenges of a four-day school week and poses questions that policymakers should consider before making changes to the school calendar. (Gail Gaines, Southern Regional Education Board, August 2008)...

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