Your weekly feed of reasons why TSC signatories decided to be, well, TSC signatories! (All emphasis added.)
“Education is a full contact sport that can no longer be left to the traditions of the agrarian calendar. Today’s world and the set of skills that we need to provide to all of our students can’t be adequately fit into an 8-3 daily schedule.”
– Stephen Russell, School Superintendent, Salem, MA
“My middle school has expanded learning time via Citizen Schools, so I see it in action and working. I support it 100%!”
– Kris Sleicher, Teacher, Sante Fe, New Mexico
“Because it works and makes logical sense. I believe strongly in equality of opportunity. It is a founding principle of our country and expanding learning time is the way to achieve that.”
– Andrew Fornes, Parent, Nashville, TN
Now it’s your turn! Become a Signatory and tell us why YOU support expanding learning time!