Snow Days

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Professor: Snow Days Had ‘No Impact’ On Children’s Education

A Harvard University public policy professor did a study and said that he found that snow days had no effect at all.


Debate Brewing Over Lost School Days

With the snow days piling up for many area school districts this Winter, there’s a big dilemma over how to make up for all of that lost time in the classroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014


Board Of Education Takes Stance On Snow Days

State officials are recommending adding full school days, rather than adding hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

Mich. Governor Signs ‘Snow Day’ Legislation

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation that will allow schools with too many snow days to avoid having to schedule extra days in June.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2013

Bill Helps Mich. Schools With Too Many Snow Days

A bill approved by the state Senate would let schools lengthen their days instead of having to make them up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2013

Michigan Lawmakers Consider ‘Snow Day’ Legislation

School districts in Michigan might soon be able to add extra hours to the school day instead of extending the academic year because of too many “snow days.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013

Not All Schools Got A Snow Day

To close, or not to close? It was a tough call for Southeast Michigan school administrators, Wednesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

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Ski Resorts Can’t Get Enough Snow

Many of us may be hoping for the snow to stop, but one type of business is saying “bring it on”.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011