Chicago's stupid Mayor, Richard Daley, thinks that CPS students get too much time off.
He said that he'll push for a 6-day school week, a shorter summer break, or a longer school day.
He also thinks that students need an earlier exposure to foreign languages if the US is going to compete in the global market - This is the only statement i agree with.
He was inspired by these events after a visit to China where he compared Chinese students to American students.
here's the article: