Same for me popeye. Graduated in 1974.bd popeye said:When I went to school in ancient times..1957-1971.. we did not get homework over the summer.
Nowadays it's all about money, federal funding, unions, and lobbying...all of those are coming before a good education IMHO.
In Texas, we got out for summer vacation the 1st week of June and went back the day after Labor Day.
Amen.bd popeye said:I work for an education facility that;
Translation.. they spend a lot of money..lots of it. Tons of it..I think some of the money could be used to bolster individual students education...But what do I know? I'm just a maintenance man.... Area Education Agency is one of nine Iowa area education agencies (AEAs) established
by the Iowa Legislature in 1975 to provide equity in educational programs across the state.
Iowa’s AEAs work as educational partners with local public and accredited private schools to help
assure that all children reach their potential. Iowa AEAs are widely regarded as one of the foremost
regional service systems in the country, offering programs equitably, efficiently, and economically
on a regional or cooperative basis among school districts.
Do not hold others back because some are slow. Have programs to help the slow, but let the achievers do all they can.