Over(home)worked

An interesting article.

Amanda N. Marino

Here are some links to more information about studies on the amount of homework assigned (generally to high school students, but also above and below that level). Let me know what you think.

Stanford research shows pitfalls of homework

Kids have three times too much homework, study finds; what’s the cost?

Students Spend More Time on Homework but Teachers Say It’s Worth It

Study: Homework Matters More in Certain Countries

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High School Science and Mathematics Teacher, Author and Blogger. Graduated from Bangor University with a BSc (Hons) degree in Molecular Biology and a PGCE in Secondary Science Education. Richard also holds the coveted Certificate in Mathematics from the Open University (UK).

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