Summer vacation (also called summer holidays or summer break) is a vacation in the summertime between school years in which students and instructors are off school typically between 6 and 14 weeks, depending on the country and district.
Criticisms and support
Some countries only get six weeks...
Seasonal Vacation Trends - US - June 2014
The explosive growth of peer-to-peer sites for renting or sharing homes, cars, and even meals has shaken up the hospitality industry, as hoteliers look over their
shoulder at services such as Airbnb, HomeAway, HomeExchange, and Couchsurfing. While peer-to-peer...
School’s Out for Summer: Why Summer Vacation Should Be Expelled
The break between June and September, when students are released from school for a whole three months, is what every school-age kid looks forward to during the “torturous” 9 months prior. For most kids, this is the best time of their...
back from vacation and forgot what you have learned? Most kids when they come back from summer vacation they forgot most of the material they had just learned. Or during school students complain “I want more time off”. No one gets excited about school but if kids were used to getting no summer break then...
stretch of summer vacation is one of the arguments that some parents and educators are arguing about. They say that the school year should be changed so that there wouldn’t be a 10-week summer break. But for me the school year should not be changed. Students should still have 10-week summer break. Students...
than good. The following examples are what they see as the main problem when switching to year-round schooling; the cost to keep the school running, vacation time, and conflicts with the faculty members.
This editorial is constructed in a very persuasive way as they immediately begin to talk about the...
such as less summer learning loss, vacation can be distributed throughout the year, and families with child care can benefit from it.
1. What exactly is schooling all year around?
2. Shorter Summer breaks mean students are less likely to incur summer learning loss
3. Vacation time can be...
-Submitted By: Jazman Sanders
Summer vacations, where the magic starts, where your summer will be enjoyed with the lovely sun warming the air and the occasional breeze to cool you down. This is all great but... Are the summer vacations actually long enough? Petitions have shown time and time again that...
Remember how excited you'd be to finally get to do those summer things like ride bikes with your friends, stay up all night planning pranks, and chasing down the ice cream man after dinner? These are just a few of my favorite memories from those long summer days. Now picture this. It's a beautiful July day...
Taking out summer vacations?
Remember the feeling of knowing that today is the last day of school? The last day before summer kicks in! Well, summer vacation might be over… forever! Year-round school, also known as YRS, is a thought being considered by many schools in the USA and Canada...
has been in effect for more than a century. Students have relied on a 180-day school year with a long summer vacation. Originally, the school calendar was organized so that children would have the summer off to help their parents work on the farm. Although most communities no longer depend heavily on...
Class: ENG 1010
Date assigned: 1/22/14
Due Date: 2/10
Vacation to Puerto-Rico
When my son was growing up, I used to tell him about my childhood summers in Puerto Rico. I told him all about me going to San Juan, and about how beautiful the beaches are, how tall the coconut trees grow and how...
Course: ENG4U1 (06)
Topic: Position Paper on School Vacations
Name: Bo Ran Sun (Carol)
Teacher: Mr. K. McGuire
Date: Thursday July 10th, 2014
To change or not to change: that is the question. Even though the two tempting months of summer vacation are the prime time for relaxation, they can also be...
you – school and vacation. I bet all of you spend your vacation either going away to some luxurious destination, hanging out with friends and family, or as we all know we all do – just hanging around the house doing absolutely nothing. These are the great qualities of summer vacation; we all look forward...
uring the summer vacation last year, our school organised a trip to Shimla. In the scorching summer, a visit to a hill station is really a relieving experience.
During the summer vacation last year, our school organised a trip to Shimla. In the scorching summer, a visit to a hill station is really...
Jamaica. The time that we chose to vacation was the month of August, this is considered to be late summer. The dates of travel were determined because these days were available to take on my work vacation calendar. My girlfriend and I discovered that late summer was the height of hurricane season.
Subject: Important Policy Change: Vacation Schedule
Effective immediately, there has been a change to the vacation policy.
Any vacation requests for January through April must be turned in by November 1. Approval or denial of these vacation requests must be returned...
Arthur Reed continues to work his summer employee schedule in an environment that changes rapidly every summer, with no leverage of risk management in place. He has 20 years of earned respect in the grocery industry, so making well-organized changes to the current work environment will only...
Against Summer Vacation Report
“As our modern-day reformers strive to civilize summer as an educational resource, the trick is to seize the opportunity without destroying what’s best about the season: the possibility of fun and freedom and play.” In the article, The Case Against Summer Vacation, author...
Witch one would I rather have is a longer summer vacation. Why do I choose long vacations? I choose long vacations because we have a lot of days to go to different places in three or two months. But more because we can stay home and relax and not have to worry about anything. It would help us because...
discuss the staff management problem Arthur Reed faces every summer. Arthur Reed, a supervisor at the Blue Grocery Stores, has an issue with hiring temporary workers in sufficient numbers to cover the sick and vacationing workers for the summer months. As warehouse supervisor in charge of two shifts on...
“Summer Is My Favorite Season of the Year”
My favorite season of the year is summer because of the warm weather, the school vacation, and the endless fun. I really enjoy the warm weather because it’s the perfect atmosphere to do outdoor activities. My favorite part about summer has to be the fact...
It such a great vacation to have my family during vacation days. I know that everybody is always looking for a class to end even a school year just started, because this is the time that I unwind from the stress that I get during the class hours. During summer vacation I always tend to be lazy like sleeping...
Times of Freedom
Summer is the season of the year to relax, let loose, and have fun. Every teenager anticipates and needs the summer months away from school. In the summer, stress levels drop, teenagers stop thinking, and they live life to the fullest. We all need the break to get away from school...
Analysis of “Vacation Sex”
In Dorianne Laux’s poem, “Vacation Sex,” one can draw many conclusions regarding Laux’s view on marriage, love, and sex. In fact, Laux presents the reader with three different styles, or forms of love. These are presented in her experience with vacation sex, sex at home...
Factors for a Vacation to a Theme Park
By: Nicole Turner
Axia College of Phoenix
Supply and Demand Factors for a Vacation to a Theme Park
There are many factors that should be considered in that of making major purchases such as that of purchasing a vacation trip to...
There’s no doubt about it; my favorite season has just got to be summer. Summer is the time when I truly have personal freedom in my life. I can sleep as late as I like. I can go where I want to go, when I want to go, and finally, I can vacation when it suits me and my schedule.
To some people, being...
receiving all A's and obtaining lots of new information. so as a reward your mother allows you to stay with your grandparents in Puerto Rico for the entire summer. you practically have the time of your life not even laying hands on a single book. When you arrive back and you attend your first day of school, you...
Attn. : All Faculty of SoET/SoM
Sub. : Summer Immersion and Summer Vacation - regarding.
As desired by the Vice Chancellor, the guidelines for summer immersion and summer vacation are furnished hereunder.
1. Summer Immersion is an Industry Exposure Programme designed for a period...
Honors English I
24 January 2014
My Boring Summer Vacation
Ah, the first day of summer no more school, no homework, freedom! The first week of summer vacation is always the best for me. My siblings are still in school if I’m at my dad’s and if I’m at my mom’s well I have nothing...