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Teachers, parents and children made a sit-in as they demonstrate, on... News PhotoAlpes-Maritimes,Attending,Child,Day,Education,France,French Culture,Government,Making,Nice - France,Parent,Protest,Sit-in,Teacher,Teachers Unions,Vertical,WeekPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTeachers, parents and children made a sit-in as they demonstrate, on February 12, 2013 in Nice, French Riviera, 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 / VALERY HACHE (Photo credit should read VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)