Summer Vacation

Posted on Thursday, Aug 1, 2019
In episode 40, Ryan takes a break from summer vacation to talk about… summer vacation, the psychology of vacations, and instructional time throughout the year.

Show Notes

You can read the full transcript here.


With the exception of primary students, summer vacation is (still) upon us. On this episode I cover the history of the summer vacation, how different countries and states address instructional time, how daylight savings figures into it (spoiler: it doesn’t), and how to actually enjoy yourself on vacation (and, perhaps, why you might want to skip it, anyway).

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