I was on Spring Break last week; my daughter is on Spring Break this week. It befuddles me why schools and universities do not coordinate Spring Breaks. My wife had to take a week of vacation to stay home with my daughter this week. Had they been coordinated, then I could have been off and my wife could have saved her vacation time for this summer.
I was complaining about this to my sister who said that a few years ago
You would think that it would be common sense – logical – to do so. What of college students who have families. Not all students are of the single, childless, 18-23 year old variety. There are many graduate students and non-traditional students who have families and lives. Why not coordinate the Spring Breaks for all schools and help uncomplicated the lives of many families?