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Should Schools Be Done With Homework? - NEA Today

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May 13, 2014 ... “My general suggestion is to change the default: No homework should be the norm,” Kohn says, “Six hours of academics is enough—except on ...

Rethinking Homework - Alfie Kohn

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For starters, there is absolutely no evidence of any academic benefit from assigning homework in elementary or middle school. For younger students, in fact, ...

Down With Homework! | Scholastic.com

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Do bulging backpacks mean learning? With his new book, The Homework Myth, expert Alfie Kohn says no. Here's why. After spending most of the day in school, ...

The case against homework | GreatKids - GreatSchools

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Also, my daughter, who is three years younger than my son, had more homework since she was caught up in No Child Left Behind. The standard became doing ...

Should homework be banned? | Debate.org

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There is no point in homework. It takes away from spending time with family. According to the text with research 'Homework Should be Banned,' “Schools has  ...

Top 5 Good Reasons Why Kids Should Not Have Homework

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The following article explains in layman's terms why children having so many homework assignments is in fact counter-productive. Feel free to read.

"No Homework" Policy - VanDamme Academy

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VDA's No Homework Policy. by Lisa VanDamme. Every year, dozens of parents sit at my desk and describe to me the intense frustration they feel as they watch ...

Emerging Trend: The No-Homework Movement - Skyward, Inc.

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Proponents of the no-homework movement, including Alfie Kohn, Dr. Etta Kralovec, and Sara Bennett believe the impact of homework on test performance is ...

Homework could have an effect on kids' health. Should schools ban ...

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Sep 2, 2015 ... In the Netherlands, nearly one out of five fourth graders reported doing no homework on an average school night, even though Dutch fourth ...

Homework is wrecking our kids: The research is clear, let's ban ...

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Mar 5, 2016 ... “There is no evidence that any amount of homework improves the academic performance of elementary students.” This statement, by ...

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Homework vs. No Homework Is the Wrong Question | Edutopia

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Mar 17, 2015 ... Does your school have a homework policy? How does your school ensure that teachers don't overload students with busy work?

Newsela | Some parents and schools say "no" to heavy homework ...

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Nov 16, 2015 ... PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Some parents are asking their children's teachers to say " no" to homework. Amy Clipston's daughter is in first grade.

Schools try no-homework policies amid complaints about overload ...

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Sep 8, 2014 ... Fed up with the tension over homework, some schools are opting out altogether. No-homework policies are popping up all over, including ...