Cleveland Uses Extended Year Calendars at Some Schools
For most students, summer break is just beginning. Remember counting down the hours to an eternity of homework-free days? Not every student will experience that, though. Many schools, including some in Northeast Ohio, have extended or even year-round school. It's not a punishment: Proponents say extended school with more frequent, shorter breaks is better for students. Is it?
Ed Weber, Principal, School of Science and Medicine, Cleveland Metropolitan School District
Feowyn MacKinnon, Head of School, MC2STEM School, Cleveland Metropolitan School District