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ERIC Number: ED359660
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Feb-8
Pages: 28
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Educational Benefits in Year-Round High Schools.
White, William D.
This paper describes benefits of year-round education experienced by principals and teachers in 12 secondary schools in Jefferson County, Colorado. The Concept-6 three-track plan, which was implemented for 15 years, resulted in the following benefits: increased learning time and intensity; fifth-quarter enrichment; remedial intersessions; industrial cooperative education; and alternative education. Year-round schooling contributes to a decreased dropout rate and provides all-year counseling, cooperative work experience, school and community services, and improved staff development. Various curriculum sequences are presented. One figure, eight tables, and four sample calendars are included. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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