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California PTA just adopted a resolution titled “Homework: Quality over Quantity” and is planning to take it to the national parent body.
Researchers said too much homework leads to extra stress, physical problems and more.
Here's a different take on the French president's proposal to ban homework.
A new study on the academic effects of homework offers not only some intriguing results but also a lesson on how to read a study -- and a reminder of the importance of doing just that: reading studies (carefully) rather than relying on summaries by journalists or even by the researchers themselves. Alfie Kohn explains.
Researchers who looked at data from more than 18,000 10th-graders found little correlation between the time students spent doing homework and better grades in math and science courses. But they did find a positive relationship the time spent on homework and standardized test scores.
A youngster needed help with his homework, so he picked up the phone.