Later Start Time Essay

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Whether or not to start schools at a later time has been very controversial around the world. Reasons supporting a later start time is that scientists say that starting school before 8:00 a.m. is not good for the health of the students. Research from countries around the world support that teenagers are healthier overall if they get their required amount of sleep. Sleep is essential for teens to grow and learn properly. Therefore students who get enough sleep do better in school. Starting schools at a later time does have its issues. Financially schools do not have enough money to spend on the transpiration of students. Public schools in St. Paul, Minnesota would have needed an additional $8 million to purchase the required school busses.

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