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A young girl holds a placard reading 'School timetables : Let us... News PhotoAttending,Change,Child,Close-up,Crisis,Day,Eastern France,Education,Employment and Labor,France,Girls,Government,Holding,Image,Lyon,Parent,Placard,Protest,Protestor,Reform,Rhone,Strike - Industrial Action,Teacher,Vertical,WeekPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA young girl holds a placard reading 'School timetables : Let us discuss it before. Adjournment in 2014' as teachers, parents and children demonstrate 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)