What a difference a day makes: the argument for a four-day.
The four-day school week is a concept that has been utilized in rural schools for decades to respond to budgetary shortfalls. There has been little peer-reviewed research on the four-day school week that has focused on the perception of staff that work in school districts that have recently switched to the four-day model. This study collects data from 136 faculty and staff members in three.
A four-day school week gives children more time for homework and family responsibilities and could lead to a higher-quality education and learning environment.
The two-day weekend, after all, is only about a century old. The idea is popular with workers. Eighty-one per cent of those polled by the Trades Union Congress in the UK want shorter work weeks.
Some students feel the four-day school week provides an opportunity for extra rest and a less stressful environment. Being out of school one extra day per week allows students to relax or to be more productive. The four-day format provides opportunities for an extra work day at an after-school job, Engaging in volunteer activities or pursuing additional educational goals. Also, Students who.
In Saskatchewan's Prairie South School Division, five of 40 schools are on the four-day week. Tony Baldwin, the division's director of education, says they made the change 13 years ago for quality.
According to the Texas Tribune, Olfen Independent School District made history last month by being the first in the state to implement a four-day school week. Gabriel Zamora, the Superintendent of this kindergarten-through-eighth grade district outside of San Angelo, suggested the change after the Legislature redefined the requirements for a school year in Texas.
When children become four or five years old, his parents sent him to school so to get knowledge. Parents always want their children to be the best, so they choose the best school. I was four years old when I was sent to school at (name of your school). My first day at school was fascinating. I loved my school at first sight, and this love is.