Teaching and Learning

Can We Just Stop With The Homework Already?

“There’s never a break. Never.” It “takes me away from everything I used to do,” says one. (High School student comments on a Stanford study about homework) I look forward to the day when the homework debate is no longer a debate. Ask any high school student or parent about homework and I’m sure you’ll […]

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Design Thinking

Holidays Are For Families, Not Homework

Today’s memory on my Facebook feed was an article I shared a few years ago. Since winter break is coming up, it’s a good time to share it again. The Tyranny of Homework: 20 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Assign Homework Over The Holidays No time to read a long article? Here’s the Cliffs Notes version: […]

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