eltsouphalloweenHappy Friday! And most importantly Happy Halloween!!

Here is the recap of the past week’s expanded learning time (ELT) news:

Ohio State Senator, Eric H. Kearney proposed legislation to expand learning time to add 38 days to the school year.

John Hickenlooper is up for re-election as Colorado Governor.  In his interview with CPR he thinks that Colorado State should look into education reform solutions like a longer school day and longer school year.

A new charter school is opening in Elmira, NY with a longer school day and year. The school will offer 500 more instructional hours than Elmira’s existing public school through a longer school day and year.