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Is homework worth the hassle? | BBC News

A school has ditched homework. What is the evidence about the value of taking work home from school?

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One comment on “Is homework worth the hassle? | BBC News

  1. codeinfig
    October 4, 2016

    all homework should be for extra credit, and as a way to bring up a failing grade.

    school is mandatory. proscribing action at home and not only at school should be considered unlawful somehow, like encroaching upon police jurisdictions. what if you need money, or to help taking care of a loved one who is ill or disabled? how much pure, unarguable human suffering is justified by the alleged benefits of homework? how much do we have to lie every year, to make it acceptable to pile it onto students? it is sadism.

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