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Parents: Longer School Day Is Bad For Kids

Parents who oppose a longer school day at a Near North Side elementary school say a new survey shows what they’ve been saying all along.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

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First Day Of School Arrives; Longer School Day Debate Rages On

The first day of school arrived Tuesday for students at Chicago Public Schools, in the midst of a battle between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Teachers Union over longer school days.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011