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ERIC Number: EJ530658
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-6439
All Around the Block: The Benefits and Challenges of a Non-traditional School Schedule.
Rettig, Michael D.; Canady, Robert Lynn
School Administrator, v53 n8 p8-14 Sep 1996
Block schedules offer many advantages, including increased usable instructional time, increased opportunities to use alternative instructional strategies, and fewer homework assignments and class changes for students. Challenges include maintaining student attention, providing balanced schedules, retaining major concepts, and accommodating advanced-placement and music classes. Models are described. A list of resources is provided. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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