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Homework is discriminatory … say, what?

September 10, 2015

A recent study, published in The American Journal of Family Therapy concludes:

“Students in the early elementary school years are getting nearly three times as much homework than is recommended by education leaders”

According to CNN, parents reported first-graders were spending 28 minutes on homework each night versus the recommended 10 minutes.

Student doing homewrok

 

What are the potential consequences of this gross overload? 

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