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“Research Spotlight on Year-Round Education,” from the National Education Association
Stepping Stone Article: This article introduces the pros and cons of year-round education.
“The Pros and Cons of Year-Round Schools,” from Scholastic
This article introduces the idea of year-round schooling.
“What Research Says about Year-Long Schooling,” by Tracy A. Huebner, from Reimagining School
This article examines research regarding year-round schooling.
“Year-Round Education Program Guide,” from the California Department of Education
Explains the use of "tracks" for year-round schooling, and provides charts of advantages and disadvantages for different types of tracks.
“Districts Weigh Pros and Cons of Year-Round Education,” by Luke Towler, from the National Education Association
This article reviews the pros and cons of year-round schooling, and it provides lots of quotes from teachers regarding the topic.
“Beyond the Classroom: Should Kids Get a Long Summer Vacation? Depends on Who You Ask,” by Laurie Futterman, from the Miami Herald
This article explains the history behind why we have summer vacation, and it identifies the pros and cons of year-round schooling.
"The Summer After Kindergarten: Children's Experiences by Socioeconomic Characteristics," by Sasha Jones, from Education Week
This article explains what the "summer slide" is, and which students it impacts most.