TITLE

The endangered summer vacation

PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that on average, the National Education Commission on Time and Learning reported that high schools require students to spend barely 41% of classroom time on academic subjects. Comparison to time spent on academic courses by pupils in Germany, France and Japan; Suggestions that summer vacations be curbed; Schools who have tried to operate on a year-round basis.
ACCESSION #
9405107503

 

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