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A teacher holds a placard reading 'Yes to reform but for the pupils'... News PhotoAttending,Child,Day,Education,Employment Issues,France,Government,Holding,Horizontal,Lyon,Participant,Placard,Protest,Rhone,Teacher,WeekPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA teacher holds a placard reading 'Yes to reform but for the pupils' and the teachers' sake' as he takes part in a demonstration on February 12, 2013 in Lyon, eastern france, as part of a nationwide strike day over the government's plans to make children attend classes five days a week, instead of the current four. The government recently issued a decree introducing a half day of school on Wednesdays for children 3 to 11 starting in September, while reducing the school day by 45 minutes the rest of the week. AFP PHOTO/PHILIPPE DESMAZES (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)