The possibility of year round schools has been a hot debate topic for quite some time. The question is, is the idea of year round schools acceptable considering all the potential drawbacks? Year round schooling can be disruptive to both the family of the students and the tea...
Year Round School
Instructor: Rhonda Johnston
COM/150 Effective Essay Writing
December 6, 2009
Year Round School
No, more summer vacations! This is the thought that comes to mind when you hear the words year-round school. There are a number of schools world wide that have...
YEAR ROUND SCHOOL;
FRIEND OR FIEND?
A main concern for the American youth is the kind of education they are receiving. Over the past 40 years, the debate over reformatting the school year has been constantly discussed. Many schools have switched to year round schooling systems in the hope that s...
Last fall our school board decided to make it mandatory for students to attend school year-round. There were many issues to look at before making this decision. I feel that year round school can both benefit and hurt children. There are many issues that people are for and against for year round scho...
Year Round School: An Annual Mistake
English II (H)- 4
11 December 1996
Throughout time education has been considered a process that every so
often must be improved. The education quality in the U.S. has declined over the
years and people have been...
I am writing this essay to convince you that school hours should be cut for all Senior Primary students so that the day ends at 12pm. To persuade you to adopt my position regarding this suggestion I will be addressing the following topics; fatigue factor, saving money and also supporting the family...
For years, discussions on the advantages and disadvantages of year round schooling have been popping up everywhere. Year round education has been a debated issue in education almost since it began in 1904 (National Association). Supporters of year round education say this schedule improves the learn...
As times change and society evolves, customs and practices must evolve with them. An example of tradition conflicting with functionality is the idea that public schools are to be in session for nine consecutive months with a three-month break. The explanation is needed, as to why public school in...
Most schools in the United States started operating on a 10 month system back when the nation was mostly agrarian. During the summer, children were usually needed to help out on their parents’ farms. Now that times have changed and children are no longer needed to help in the fiel...
TOPIC: ENFORCED UNIFORMS
Ever stop to think about what might be best for your kids? Or what’s best for you? Many people haven’t thought of all the great things enforced uniforms have to offer, until they read about it at least. It’s been an ongoing battle betwe...
Yum, yum; another school lunch… While some of our foods are “out of this world”, we sometimes find nasty “here on earth” human hairs in our foods! My friends and I find this disgusting! It makes the school look bad, and it’s very unhealthy, and could cause a job loss fo...
Year round education (YRE) is implemented in 436 U.S. school districts with very few complaints. In fact, school districts that have been participating in YRE and extended school days (ESD) are raving about the benefits in pupil's achievement level, their new found enthusiasm in learning, as well a...
9 Oct. 2011
Why School Should NOT be Year-Round
Year-round schooling is a new method of education. It has been developed to help students achieve higher grades, and have a better learning experience. The basis around this is to eliminate the alleged “summer learning...
Being in high-school should definitely be the best four years of your life. Most people forget that these years is what usually makes up for the rest of your life. For example some people choose to study hard, pass their classes, and then have fu...
Did you know that in the United States almost 100,000 people are shot or killed with a gun in one year? 10,527 people die a year in handgun related incidents in the United States. This number, by far, outweighs the number of gun related deaths in countries such as Sweden, Great Bri...
2B – English III
“Cause” Persuasive essay: The Rights of a Child
What country are we living in right now? Where are we going everyday as kids ages from 6 to 18? Yes, we are living in the United States of America, the country of freedom. Where there is public educati...
December 1, 2009
Persuasive Essay – Game Theories
Has Virtual Reality Taken Things Too Far? Distance Education versus Face-to-Face Learning
In Clive Thompson’s “Game Theories”, the author illustrates how virtual worlds, such as Everquest and Second Life, have surprisingly become much...
101-36 Persuasive Essay 9/22/96
Abortion, the easiest way to fix one's mistakes. I mean, if one is
going to screw around and accidentally get knocked up, why should they have to
be responsible for the outcome of messing around. Why not just murder the
unborn child. That is what goes...
Dr. Vericker: English 211
School Budget Cuts Do More Harm Than Good
Due to the financial crisis there have been many changes made to government programs to reduce costs and help with debt. Many of these cuts are happening statewide, in America’s pub...
University of Phoenix
In the summer of 2009, Governor Sonny Perdue issued a statement that teachers in the state of Georgia would be furloughed in the 2009-2010 academic school year. He insisted, ” These steps are necessary and prudent to make sure we keep ou...