I’m not a parent, but I feel compelled to say something about this. First, I’m glad that everyone is a dumbfounded about this article as I am. Second, I wonder if she’s thought of what sort of domino effect a new school schedule would have on everyone’s life. School sports practices, games, school club meetings, et al., would all have to be shifted. And later games and practices would affect family time. The domino effect of her proposal makes me laugh.