After decades of debate, researchers are still sorting out the truth about homework's pros and cons. One point they can agree on: Quality assignments matter.
Homework is very necessary. It is a good tool used in school that improves students' understanding of what they learned in class. Homework is practice and ...
Feb 16, 2017 ... There's a debate over whether teachers should be setting homework at all. What's the evidence for it?
Feb 14, 2017 ... Is homework necessary? There's no clear answer, but parents should expect kids to do more school work after school.
Mar 30, 2012 ... Piling on the homework doesn't help kids do better in school. In fact, it can lower their test scores. That's the conclusion of a group of Australian ...
Aug 30, 2016 ... As kids return to school, debate is heating up once again over how they should spend their time after they leave the classroom for the day.
Oct 1, 2013 ... A series of articles in The Atlantic debates the usefulness of homework for students from the perspectives of teacher, student, and parent.
May 13, 2014 ... As more districts begin to question the policy, the homework debate is heating up around the country. For educators, homework has both pros ...
Being a student myself for most of the 70s and 80s and a mother of a recent high- school graduate, I empathize with the argument that homework assignments ...