Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Canadian study finds homework no help for younger kids

Homework is of little benefit to students from junior kindergarten to Grade 6, say the authors of a just-released Canadian study, who also found it is often the source of stress and burnout in children, as well the cause of conflict – even marital stress – for many families.
Read the rest of this article from The Star’s website, or access the full report from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto’s website.

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