Push back Collierville Schools' start times for the benefit of its students

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Push back Collierville Schools' start times for the benefit of its students

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Chase Via started this petition to Collierville School Board

School start times are presently one of the most hotly debated topics in the realm of education. Although change can be difficult, a plethora of scientific research, as well as adolescent biology, indicates that later start times are an optimal goal for the health and safety of all students.

Here is why:

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Thus, we urge the Collierville School Board to acknowledge the plight of Collierville's students and to push middle and high school start times back — as pediatricians suggest for adolescents — to improve the mental health, rest and comfort of its students, and thus the quality of life of those under its jurisdiction.

 

 

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