I'm not against the time change if it prevents teachers from being laid off. BUT that being said, I think there should be enough buses and drivers to keep middle and high school students separate.. If they are going to force more children to ride the bus by making it impossible for most families to get their children to school they need to invest more heavily on before and after-school programs. This will give students a chance to have breakfast every morning, to study, catch up on homework, etc. Kick the teachers a stipend of the money saved to pay them the extra hour a day they will spend monitoring the students before and after school. They can rotate these duties like everything else.
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