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Summer Vacation Vs. Homework

Summer Vacation Vs. Homework

With school being almost out around here, I’m getting told by my kids’ teachers about the work they need to get done over the summer. It’s understandable… I mean, I know that kids forget a lot over summer vacation. But how much do I really want to push them?...

How Important is Homework?

How Important is Homework?

Using StumbleUpon the other day, I came across an article on arguments against homework. The article’s a few years old, but schools still give so much homework I found it interesting. In first grade, my daughter gets 4 nights of homework a week. She has a total of 3...