Is homework necessary, or is it just a waste of everyone’s time?
Special Topic / The Case For and Against Homework
“Teachers should not abandon homework. Instead, they should improve its instructional quality.”
How much math, science homework is too much?
“When it comes to adolescents with math and science homework, more isn’t necessarily better — an hour a day is optimal — but doing it alone and regularly produces the biggest knowledge gain, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.”
Homework: An unnecessary evil? … Surprising findings from new research
“Alfie Kohn writes about what a new homework study really says – and what it doesn’t say.”
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