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Kathy Crum - Alternatives in Education

Kathy Crum discusses her work at Graham Elementary School (pre-K through 5th grade) and the school's year-round schooling model. Kathy worked in the Springfield, Illinois School District #186. Her school was the district’s second balanced schedule school (year round scheduling) following the lead of Southern View Elementary School. Kathy discussed the advantages and challenges of this type of school scheduling at length, and also covered the preparation needed to successfully implement this educational approach.

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