Vancouver, Canada, considers year-round school

Education officials in Vancouver, Canada, are considering moving district schools to a year-round calendar, which they say has particular benefits for students learning English, those from disadvantaged backgrounds and those with learning disabilities. The schedule would be based on a balanced calendar in place at a neighbouring school, where anecdotal evidence from parents and teachers shows such students are improving both socially and academically.

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