Attendance and test scores increase at a Connecticut elementary school now in its third year of an extended school day.
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September 05, 2014
September 02, 2014
Minnesota offers free, full-day kindergarten for the first time to help close the opportunity gap.
August 27, 2014
A massive universal, full-day prekindergarten program begins in New York state with the first of five annual grants of $340 million.
August 04, 2014
In New York City, the shift to an earlier start time for hundreds of schools is angering some parents.
July 31, 2014
A Connecticut school's year-long failed experiment with a longer school day might have some key takeaways.
July 24, 2014
An extra hour of reading instruction is coming to 300 of Florida's lowest-performing schools in the fall, but some local parents are criticizing the plans.
July 18, 2014
The Annenberg Institute for School Reform has developed a set of indicators that districts, schools, and community groups can use to measure their progress towards more and better learning time.
July 15, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance has published a new review of extended learning time research.
July 02, 2014
The Washington Teachers Union has asked its members to vote against extending the day at their schools.
June 25, 2014
New York has chosen the school districts that will receive funding from its Extended Learning Time grant program.