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Re: [teacherartexchange] HS block scheduling?


From: Woody Duncan (woodyduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Nov 27 2006 - 17:08:02 PST

        If the block is done right it could add time for electives.
If you have a 7 period day now - you could go to an 8 period schedule
with 4 long classes meeting every other day. That adds one additional
class to the mix.

On Nov 27, 2006, at 3:45 PM, deb m. wrote:

> Hi -
> Our new administration is looking at schedule changes - it seems like
> every option they suggest would kill the electives. The one that
> keeps coming up is block scheduling - does anyone do this at their
> school? How does that work with art classes? We are limited with
> space to couldn't double up classes if some were eliminated due to
> time constraints.....What other types of schedeules do schools follow,
> and what works?
> Thanks!

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