Argumentative Essay: Should School Be Extended Longer?
All this homework the teachers are giving is depriving Students of their sleep. According to the Mary A. Carskadon author of the article Let Students Sleep “Young children are biologically ‘primed for early to bed and early to rise; but as children pass through middle school and high school, biological processes keep them up later.” This could become a problem with longer school days because Students will become even more tired, and the teachers will have enough time to teach more than needed to, so they will assign more homework. Which will leave Students up late at night. Also, the kids will not be able to keep their heads from droping down, and drifting off into a nap, because of how late they have to stay up. Todd Olsen author of Should School Days Be Longer writes “In Finland, students spend 15 percent less time in school than American students do-and Finnish students exceed on international test.” Todd Olsen also acknowledged “Students stress levels spike during the school year. Nearly a third of responses said they were