Shorter school breaks enhance student learning

Research has long shown that kids, especially those from low income families, slide backwards academically over the summer break.  But are we ready, yet, to really move to a more balanced work:break schedule for the benefit of the kids? An article in District Administrator suggests we need to move in that direction, and suggests several different models.  What’s happening across Canada?

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