School Start Times
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 148 , Segment 2
Episode: Drug Prices, School Starting Times, Fashion, Good Moods
- Sep 24, 2015 9:00 pm
- 15:33 mins
Guest: Anne Wheaton, Ph.D., Researcher with the CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion The American Academy of Pediatrics says teens have a biological excuse for being so drowsy in the mornings and recommends that middle and high schools start no earlier than 8:30 a.m. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that’s later than most schools start across the country.