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The Forum's Internet Mathematics Library provides a page of links to sites with information about Block Scheduling. A few selections from this page are offered below.

  39 ERIC Citations for Block Scheduling - Catholic University of America
These citations are divided into the following categories: Research Reports for Block Scheduling; Identifiers (ERIC controlled vocabulary term); Title ... more>>

  Block Scheduling - Center for Applied Research and Educational Improvement (CAREI)
CAREI, part of the College of Education & Human Development of the Univ. of Minnesota, offers information for educators and administrators ... more>>

  The Case Against Block Scheduling - Jeff Lindsay
An analysis and opinions. Sections include: Nature of the Problem, reviews of case studies (including Bateson's Canadian studies), Advantages of Block ... more>>

  Education Reform Links: Block Scheduling - Beauregard Parish, Louisiana Public Library
A collection of annotated links to information (pro and con) about block scheduling. "Classes would be longer than the traditional approximate one ... more>>

  Eric Digest 104: Block Scheduling - Karen Irmsher
A 1996 article, with a bibliography: What's wrong with the traditional day? What is Block Scheduling? What are its advantages and challenges? What ... more>>

  One School's Method for Success - Tere Burton
A report prepared as supplementary material to the AFT Professional Educator's Group Online Conference on Block Scheduling April 11, 1995. Outlines ... more>>

  The Power of Innovative Scheduling - Robert Lynn Canady; Educational Leadership Journal
A November 1995 article. "Alternative schedules may not add hours to the school day, but they can vastly improve the quality of the time students ... more>>

  Prisoners of Time - U.S. Dept. of Education
Report of the National Education Commission on Time and Learning, April 1994, established as an independent advisory body to study the relation ... more>>

  School Restructuring and Block Scheduling - Mabbott, others
Conversations from the Web discussion geometry-pre-college. Art Mabbott extends an invitation to teachers who have tried longer class periods to share ... more>>

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