Back School Start Times: Helpful Or Harmful?

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"Early to bed, early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise," said Ben Franklin. But does this adage apply to teens? The impact of pushing back school start times could benefit students, in an assortment of ways! In my opinion, starting school early would most likely improve a students' attitude and study habits. One problem teachers have with a majority of their students is their attitude. An easy way to fix that is if they get more sleep. Lets say an average person gets about 8 hours asleep, but then subtract the time it takes to get to sleep and what time they have to wake up. If you do the math thats about six hours total, and when a teenager has to go through a eight hour day of using their brain it is exhausting! Now put that

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