September/October 2017

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Cover Stories

  • Optimal time for learning

    By Theresa Kelly Gegen
    The Barrington SD 220 community undertook a comprehensive process of assessing costs and benefits of later starts for older students.
  • Sleep science sets the snooze

    By Theresa Kelly Gegen
    Natural sleep patterns change in the middle- and high school years.

Feature Articles

Regular Features