When storing dates and times in databases is it better to store them as
UNIX timestamps or in one of the SQL date/time types?

I am working on an application that takes school attendance and has
homework assignments, so I am doing a fair amount of date work. 
Currently I am storing everything as date time and referring to a day
with the UNIX timestamp for  midnight of that day.  I am able to do
everything I need to do with both formats, but I am wondering if there
is a performance issue at hand.

Thanks for any replies.


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