For starters, there is absolutely no evidence of any academic benefit from
assigning homework in elementary or middle school. For younger students, in
Mar 17, 2015 ... Does your school have a homework policy? How does your school ensure that
teachers don't overload students with busy work?
Author of The Homework Myth, Alfie Kohn argues that homework may not be
good for kids ... With his new book, The Homework Myth, expert Alfie Kohn says
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 ...
When you study for a math test, for example, you need to get physical: use lots of pencil and eraser and practice, practice, practice!
(It helps to write down what you conjure up with your thinking so you remember it at test time.)
The important message here is that y... More »
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
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 ...
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 ...
More parents, schools say "no" to the homework habit. By Philadelphia Inquirer,
adapted by Newsela staff. 11.16.15. Word Count 973. At home, (from left) Ryan, ...
Oct 26, 2015 ... Many parents had marched in to demand that their children, even those who
couldn't tie their shoes yet, get more homework. Clipston was the ...