Your weekly feed of reasons why TSC signatories decided to be, well, TSC signatories! (All emphasis added.)

“I support expanding learning time because I strongly believe that it provides a boost to our students in areas such as college-and-career-readiness, thus giving all students, especially those disadvantaged by poverty, a true opportunity to excel in their academic goals and aspirations.”
– Jorge Garcia, Parent, McAllen, TX

Learning should be diverse, interesting, and fun. It takes time to properly incorporate all of these elements.”
– Joseph Kaplan, Political Activist, Mansfield, MA

“We see the need firsthand every day. Our organization is committed to partnering with schools to extend the learning day.”
– Peter Fortenbaugh, Executive Director, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula, Palo Alto, CA

Now it’s your turn! Become a Signatory and tell us why YOU support expanding learning time!