Does High School Start Too Early? (PAU September 2019)

Presenter: Does high school start too early? Some experts say teens are sleep-deprived because of early school start times that are designed for adults. I’m Guy Raz, and today I’m talking with Dr. Wendy Troxel, Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Troxel’s research focuses on the relationship between sleep and health, as well as the implications for public policy.

In this radio programme you are going to hear some new words. Read and listen to them.
Make sure you know what they mean.
public policy/ sleep-deprived /deprivation /melatonin

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Does High School Start Too Early?(September 2019)

GUY RAZ (GR): Welcome to the show, Dr. Troxel. If I were to ask you to give me one idea about something that could have a huge impact on kids in schools, what would it be?

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