Persuasive Essay On Why School Should Start Later

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Benefits of School Starting Later
Have you ever been exhausted on a Monday morning and feel like you needed more sleep? Well, you're not alone. Studies have shown that schools starting late is actually harmful to the students learning, and mental development also students need to use their brain when they are writing papers or making speeches if they forgo sleep they will have many mistakes and will not be able to do their job well. Energy is also very important both for students and teachers, instead of being drained and late to class, students would have more energy without being late, and they would be well prepared. Kids these days never get enough sleep! There is many reasons why school should start later. Students are extremely stressed in the morning and rushing to get to school on time. If school started later kids would be more focused and concentrated in class. Kids these days are usually super tired in the morning. Kids are coming to school hungry! Most kids in the morning don’t wanna eat until they are fully awake. Which they can’t since they are not fully awake until a few hours after they wake up! Sleep experts have studied sleep cycles in teens which shows that it is more difficult for most teenagers to fall asleep as early as younger children or older adults. For a teen to be fully energized a teen would have to sleep 9 hours! An average high school student goes to sleep at 11 pm and has to wake up between 5 or 6 a.m. to allow many them to catch the bus
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