Welcome to Start School Later Texas!
After a long stint with our first Texas based chapter, Start School Later Arlington, TX, our long-time chapter leader and national Chapter Director, Debbie Moore, has established Start School Later Texas, the statewide chapter and our 80th chapter. Debbie is still committed to change at the local level in Arlington, but is also pursuing promoting awareness and change at the state level.
Texas is home to three more local chapters of Start School Later, Inc.:These chapters are committed to advocating locally for safer, healthier school start times. If you are interested in contacting Start School Later Texas, or starting a chapter in your county or school district, fill out our "Contact Us" form on this page.
Sleep Deprivation - The Health Crisis Caused by School Districts, Diaries of An Older Mom blog, October 2016
Appeal to Commissioner of Texas Education Agency, October 2016
SSL Executive Director, Dr. Terra Ziporyn Snider presents "A Matter of Time: Adolescent Sleep and School Start Times", Friday, January 27, 2017, University of Texas.