Commonly asked questions...and answers to them

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>> When will first semester exams be scheduled under the new law?

>> What is the economic impact of earlier school start dates on our state?

>> I've heard that the passage of this law is really about tourism interests. Is this true?

>> Why shouldn't our local school boards be able to make all school calendar decisions?

>> Is Save SC Summers a special interest group?

>> How will a later start affect our children's education and state accountability testing?

>> Are other states experiencing similar problems with early start dates?

>> Why are school leaders so opposed to this legislation, if it is what parents want?

>> Does the new law merely shift the school year?

>> How can I help protect this law?

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