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Is Homework Helpful or Harmful? The Great Homework Debate

They have no right to make kids have homework! Homework is completely and utterly stupid and I won't put up with it! I think kids should have more after school time. 2004). Myth 3: Those who question homework want to weaken curriculum and pander to students' laziness. What researchers say: Kralovec and Buell (2001) note that homework critics rarely question the work assigned but rather the fact that the work is so often performed at home without adult supervision to aid the learning process.

Homework is usless, i think children should not have homwork because it is usless everytime i get homwork in my class i dont do it becasue it does not help, even without homwork i get awesome grades homwork only helps if you need a lot of help.

I also have problems with almost each subject: I get math homework every day and I have problems with doing it because it gets hard and I need help, but my sister and my mom are both dyslexic, making them have a hard time helping me, and my dad didn't learn what I'm learning when he was in 9th grade. History of the homework debate, the homework debate has gone in cycles (Cooper, Robinson, and Patall 2006) since the late 1800s, when children in elementary school (then considered to be grades one through four) rarely received homework and those in grammar school (grades five through eight) typically received two to three hours' worth each night (Gill and Schlossman, 2004).

1998). The 1983 release of the National Commission on Excellence in Education's report, A Nation at Risk, brought about a new educational excellence movement and a new view of homework. Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, the majority of adults supported and endorsed homework for its character-building and academic benefits.

Kralovec and Buell (2001) proposed that the public's belief in the effectiveness of homework is based on three homework myths: Does homework affect student learning? Myth 1: Homework increases academic achievement. Kids should not get homework because homework makes them not want to go to school and learn, it makes then give up and they don't get help. That's why I agree that kids should not get homework, because they get seven hours of school why get more hours to do homework?