The proposal calls for shortening the summer break at five schools, at least three of which would be low-performing. Janey says he is running out of options to help students in struggling schools.
Education experts say research shows significant knowledge loss for students over the summer. But many parents say their children need the downtime.
Thursday, September 07, 2006
Janey considered year round school
In an effort to boost student achievement Superintendent Janey is floating the idea of having the students of 5 low performing schools attend classes year-round.