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There’s A Simple Way To Help Kids Learn More: Start School Later





In recent years, American teens have earned less than stellar scores on a national exam administered by the U.S. Department of Education. On the National Assessment of Educational Progress ― also called the Nation’s Report Card ― only about 34 percent of eighth-grade students scored high enough to be deemed proficient in reading in 2015. Only about 33 percent scored proficient or above in math.

A new analysis from the Center for American Progress argues for one simple step to help raise these scores: Start school later in the day.

Delaying start times by an hour across the read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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