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Too Much Homework

Part II of the Homework Series: The Teacher View on Homework

Stephanie Hepburn | Posted 11.04.2015 | Parents
Stephanie Hepburn

In part one of this series, parents shared their concerns and challenges with homework. In this portion professor Brooke Muntean, Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction, and third grade teacher Sarah Kingcaide* give their perspectives on homework and some possible solutions when it becomes too much.

Some Kids Have Three Times The Suggested Amount Of Homework, Study Suggests

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.13.2015 | Parents

Academic studies can be fascinating... and totally confusing. So we decided to strip away all of the scientific jargon and break them down for you. T...

Am I The Only Parent Who Thinks Today's Homework Load Is Insane?

Michael Levin | Posted 02.03.2015 | Parents
Michael Levin

My children, my wife and I are slaves to homework. Play is a rarity. The homework load is mind-boggling. My ninth grader has three hours a night. My sixth graders have an hour to two hours. Why?

Joy Resmovits

Students Probably Do Less Homework Than You Think

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

The portrait of the American student buried under a crippling load of homework has been way overblown in news articles, argues a new report from the B...

When Homework Does More Harm than Good

Vicki Abeles | Posted 12.01.2013 | Parents
Vicki Abeles

At screenings of Race to Nowhere in communities across the country, few issues have stirred audience discussion as much as the debate over students' increasingly heavy homework loads.