Has Kamala Harris’ new bill regarding school hours been discussed?
What we really need is a shorter work day, not a longer school day*
I'd be on board with this
I 100% believe it*
Hell yeah! We all deal with this discrepancy. It's a massive inconvenience for a huge chunk of the
Form a Union?*
This is horrible for schools*
the feds would set local school hours? LOL *
It seems like the point is to be able to keep kids supervised until 6pm
Our entire district has optional before and aftercare hours something like 7 am - 6pm
I also think it makes sense from an efficiency standpoint...
good point. the space is already there, building heated/cooled etc.*
And I think I like an "economic waivers" option
Only 25% of the families in your town have two working parents?*
The part in ( ) was specifically to say that I don't have official numbers. Was that not clear?
It was clear. I didn't read it.*
But I would say that less than 25% of my daughters 4K class is utilizing wrap-around care
I think in DC area, there are so many people teleworking or
I have been wondering what % of the cost is covered by the parents who use it
Schools around country are scraping for dollars; would this be top priority?
We are in the same situation. Drop our daughter off at 6:30 at 4K
Same. Would rather not use it but it's a necessity with 2 working parents.*
I would assume this isn't an expansion of teaching hours
we pay for wrap around care and to the extent parents can afford it