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NCTL continuously researches and documents effective practices of expanded learning time schools that have achieved impressive results. 

Successful expanded learning time schools redesign, strengthen and expand their schedule by adding significantly more time above the standard 6.5-hour 180-day school schedule. You can access resources by format using the sidebar. Our newest resources are below.

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This new report, Increasing STEM Engagement & Knowledge Among K-8 Students: Effective Practices & Artifacts from the Massachusetts STEM ELT Network, provides details, examples, and project artifacts from the Massachusetts STEM ELT network.

Over the past two school years, the Massachusetts STEM ELT Network supported eight Massachusetts schools in expanding and improving their STEM offerings to build increased engagement and knowledge among their K-8 students. Key lessons learned are captured in this STEM Focused Schools video series.

Morton Middle School, MA
Blended Learning and Expanded Learning Time Within Morton