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    S School should start at a later time because studies show that teenagers require sleep at different times than children and adults. (Kalish) Many advantages come along with delayed starting times in schools. Starting school later in the morning could potentially cause higher test scores, attendance rates, and lower the number of behavioral issues. It is also proven that when schools delay their start times, their dropout rates decrease significantly. However, there are also many disadvantages…

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    The Pros And Cons Of Later School Start Times

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    errors. (Pros and Cons of Later School Start Times). Later school start times would also lead to fewer mood changes (Pros and Cons of Later School Start Times). If people have more sleep and are better rested they will all around be in a better mood. Also it would improve students physical health because sleep deprivation can place people at a higher risk for some diseases (Pros and Cons of Later School Start Times).…

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    School can start as early as 7 am in some schools, is that really good for the teenagers that have to get up and learn at that hour? New research has shown that early start times can be very harmful to teens. One way that studies have shown that early start times for teens can be bad for them is that when they get the amount of sleep that they need then they will have better performance in school. “5 Pros and Cons of Later School Start Times.” Master of Arts in Teaching Guide, 2017,…

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    Yaohui Yang Writing How Later School Start Time Benefits Students In today’s society, many students are facing chronic health issues like sleep deprivation and delaying school start time might just be the solution. A recent study suggests that teens need an average span of 9 hours of sleep per night for optimal academic performance, and a later school starting time would ensure that students could get the essential 9 hours of sleep. Delayed school start time also comes with many benefits,…

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    Why change?In an effort to improve students’ academics some insist school needs to start later however it is proven a later start time does not help schools. The reasons why a later school start does not benefit schools are economy, safety and that starting later would be the same as starting early. The first reason school does not needs to start early is economy.For example, is would cost lots of money.“ it would have cost St. Paul $8 million to buy the needed busses” (www.achieve3000.com)…

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    Change School Start Times Nearly all high schools start between seven and eight o’clock in the morning leaving students exhausted during the school day. Because of recent studies a growing number of school districts have or are considering delaying their start time. High school students often fall asleep later and wake up later. Most school start times are opposite to that. A major reason teens do not enjoy school is because they are required to rise up to an hour in advance of the start…

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    School Start Time “Research has shown over and over again that teenagers do better and feel better in schools that start later,” said Ingvi Hrannar Omarsson. This shows that starting school later would improve students learning. Students would thrive in the academic environment if schools started later in the morning. Others would prefer to keep school start times early for various reasons. There are many benefits to starting school later, such as improved academic performance, brain function…

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    you know, if school started later in the day after school activities including sports could be canceled. Many kids participate in after school activities, but if school starts later kids won’t have anything to do in the afternoons. Therefore school should start at the same time, because you won’t get extra sleep you would have an empty afternoon before school if it started later. One reason school should start at the same time is you won’t have much time to do much before school, so you will…

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    Many people wish to have school start at a later time. But, there are many cons and pros to this action. Starting a Junior High and a High school later will impact the Elementary in many ways as well. Learning is an important key to life and people should do whatever they have to do to learn more. Sleeping in seems like the best option for many people, but is it truly? With all the changes going on in a junior high students’ life, changing their school schedule could be possibly adding on to…

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    A problem the many students have with school is that it starts too early. So why have to get up so early to work if you are still tired and sleepy. This is the main cause of poor academic performance. The school day should start later because the students will be less tired, their teachers will see academic improvement and they will meet their sleeping needs. Students will be less tired if they get enough sleep. “If school starts later a chemical called melatonin produced while you sleep will…

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