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Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits ... - South China Morning Post

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Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits ...
South China Morning Post
Offering students special classes on the benefits of sleep had almost no effect on their sleep habits, a Chinese University study has found.
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Why Adults Scorn Teens For Sleeping Too Much - Smithsonian

Why Adults Scorn Teens For Sleeping Too Much
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In other words, “[i]n adults, but not adolescents, not only sleeping less but also sleeping more than one's average can be associated with lower affective well-being,” as the researchers write.
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Children Sleep Better When Parents Enforce Rules, Limit Bedroom Electronics - Sleep Review

Children Sleep Better When Parents Enforce Rules, Limit Bedroom Electronics - Sleep Review | Start School Later | Scoop.it
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Children Sleep Better When Parents Enforce Rules, Limit Bedroom Electronics
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... to estimate how much sleep their child typically gets on a school night.
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Teen Sleep Habits-Health This Week with Donald Baillargeon

On Health This Week with Donald Baillargeon, teens' sleep habits are discussed.
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Early school start times in question due to alarming impact on teens - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Early school start times in question due to alarming impact on teens - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Start School Later | Scoop.it
Early school start times in question due to alarming impact on teens
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Haley, 17, does not have a first-hour class this semester, so she didn't have to start school until 8:33 a.m.
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To Keep Teenagers Alert, Schools Let Them Sleep In

To Keep Teenagers Alert, Schools Let Them Sleep In | Start School Later | Scoop.it
A movement to start high schools later has gained momentum, bolstered by a growing body of research on the adolescent body clock.
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Teen Sleep Problems and Heart Disease Risk

Does your teenager sleep enough? Experts say teens need about 9 hours of sleep or more per night?less time and youre likely have a sleep deprived teen who i...
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valerie gleiser's curator insight, May 13, 2014 11:39 AM

I think this is really good because it has kids telling their experiences. There is a doctor telling research. And there are lots of good examples and information. 

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Physical Activity in Teens Linked to Mental Skills Late in Life

This is the VOA Special English Health Report, from http://voaspecialenglish.com | http://facebook.com/voalearningenglish How active you are early in life ma...
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Is It Time to Start School Later? - WebMD (blog)

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Is It Time to Start School Later?
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Teenagers are notoriously difficult to rouse in the morning, as parents know well. Our teens' struggle to “rise and shine” in the early morning hours isn't really about adolescent obstinacy or laziness.
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Later teen start time? Some say it's a better match - Tribune-Review

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Later teen start time? Some say it's a better match
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Proponents say this better matches teenagers' natural tendency to go to bed late and sleep later, unlike younger children, who go to bed earlier but start school later.
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21 This Week: Later School Start Time for Montgomery County Public Schools

"21 This Week" host Casey Aiken and his panel discuss the proposed changes in Montgomery County Public Schools start times. Guest Ida Ruben and Robin Uncaphe...
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Another Study Fuels Movement to Push Back High School Start Times

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Research from the University of Minnesota suggests adolescents may perform better and experience fewer problems when school starts at 8:30 a.m. or later so students can get more sleep.

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