Reimagining the School Day: More Time for Learning

Published :
November 2011, 21 pages
Author(s) :
Elena Silva and Susan Headden
Publishing Organization :
The Wallace Foundation
Topics :
This report summarizes the discussion at a Wallace Foundation national forum of leaders in education, after-school programming, government and other areas to discuss expanding learning time for disadvantaged youngsters. Attendees tempered excitement about growing interest and experimentation in more learning time with a general acknowledgement that much more needs to be learned about what works and what doesn’t.