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Re: middle school instructional time


From: Karen Chilman (ChilArt_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Mar 22 2003 - 11:11:55 PST

send me your address or fax and I'll send you a copy of our schedule.
Modified blocking for grade 7,8 and straight schedule for 6th. It seems to
work really well for our needs.
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Sent: Saturday, March 22, 2003 4:04 AM
Subject: middle school instructional time

> I know this subject has been discussed, but I could not find relevant
> posts in the archive. So, bear with me....
> My prinicpal is asking us to check out other school's scheduling of
> instructional time. Presumably to improve our performance but we are
> also facing budget cuts and staff cuts, as many districts are.
> We currently are on an 8 period day, each period 45 minutes long. WE are
> considering a 7 period day, various block schedules etc.
> Does anyone out there have a schedule that seems to suit most needs?
> Nora
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