The Winnipeg Free Press reports a US study showing 90% of US teens don’t get the 9-10hours of sleep they need each night. Too-early school start times are a major contributor to the sleep loss. The simple economics of (home)work suggests students might do better if we let them sleep more and work a little less.
What obligation do we have to mitigate this? What steps do we take if we think we have some part to play?