Heart X Head Both together are better than one. What if one day we replaced teachers with technology iPad, Computer, etc. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! I think the only way to reform homework is through radically changing the structure of the school day, and that seems to be out of reach. Removing after school homework is a great start.
We need a better experience for the future generations. Plus Esmee gets homework every weekend. Next Post Talking with young people about career and calling. Life as a Rambling Redhead. Musings of a Pendad Whatever you do, do it for the Lord.
Every parent I know in New York City comments on how much homework their children have.
My Daughter’s Homework Is Killing Me – Karl Taro Greenfeld – The Atlantic
Learn how your comment data is processed. Heart X Head Both together are better than one. You are commenting using your Twitter account. It seems like common sense to either shorten their tark day or remove the homework so they can go play, like kids should do.
My Daughter’s Homework Is Killing Me – Karl Taro Greenfeld – The Atlantic | Just:Words
This article raises many questions for me. There are so many incredible possibilities that no one has considered. Because He Lives He must become more, we must become less. I think the only way to reform homework is through radically changing the structure of the school day, and that seems to be out of reach.
Musings of a Pendad Whatever you do, do it for the Lord. The greatest day of homewrok life is the day I karp kicked out in tenth grade and never went back to high school. What if we found a way to get kids excited about school by tailoring classes to unique personalities? Fat Heffalump Living with Fattitude.
Life as a Rambling Redhead. I got about 4 hours of contact each week and I have to make sure kids emerge from school prepared for college English and able to comprehend texts and hopefully greengeld some love left for words and creativity.
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Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. If your job required that kind of work after work, how long would you last? Just to expose kids to a breadth of literature demands that they do quite a bit of reading on their own, even if I kxrl to throw out any concept of a literary canon and let them read anything they wanted.
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Post was not sent – check your email addresses! There is little to no coordination among teachers in most schools when it comes to assignments and test dates.
Also, the parents he cites in his article who want their kids to be loaded down with 4hrs of homework a night — those people scare me.