If you’re like most kids, you go to school Monday through Friday. But lately, a growing number of schools have shortened the week to four days. These schools are usually closed on Fridays or Mondays. The other school days are a little longer to make up the lost time.
Schools that use a shorter week say they save money on things like buses and electricity. But some people argue that a shorter week can mean less learning. Here’s what two of our readers think.