The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep.
The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep. File photo The Kansas City Star
The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep. File photo The Kansas City Star

Start school later and let teens sleep, pediatricians say

August 25, 2014 04:44 PM

UPDATED August 26, 2014 12:09 PM

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