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The Homework Debate


I now like to refer to "homework" as "extended learning."

The best homework is when a child extends learning on their own.

Why did the student eat his homework? Because his teacher said it was a piece of cake

Why is Homework Important?

NEA - Research Spotlight on Homework

Diane Ravitch: Why HW is Good for Kids

Homework Policies: Impact of Depth of Knowledge (DOK)

Does Homework Improve Academic Achievement? | Duke Today Mobile

In Search Of The Benefit Of Homework

Homework: The Good and the Bad « SENG

Purpose of Homework by Ron Kurtus - Getting Good Grades: Strategies to Succeed in School: School for Champions

Top 14 Reason Why Homework is Important

Giving Students Meaningful Work:Homework Done Right

The Purpose of Homework
All Things Preteen!

When Homework Becomes Busy Work: Purposeful Homework Enhances Classroom Learning and Academic Goals

New Thinking About Homework

Harry & Rosemary Wong: A 92 Percent Homework Turn-in Rate - EFFECTIVE TEACHING - Teachers.Net

Educational Leadership:Giving Students Meaningful Work:Show Us What Homework's For

Educational Leadership:Giving Students Meaningful Work:Five Hallmarks of Good Homework

Michael Moore: Choose-a-Chart - Teachers.Net Gazette

Getting organized – Homework steps « Sprite's Site

Educational Leadership:Responding to Changing Demographics:The Case For and Against Homework

Homework Why’s and Homework-Wise | The Wejr Board

My Homework Help Page

My Homework System

My daily homework assignment was to have my students either read, watch or listen to the news and we would discuss the major news stories the next day.

Seven years after a student had me in the eighth grade he wrote to me from college thanking me for doing the current events which he did not appreciate at the time.

The Truth About Homework - Needless Assignments Persist Because of Widespread Misconceptions About Learning - Alfie Kohn

Alfie Kohn: Homework: New Research Suggests It May Be an Unnecessary Evil

The Homework Myth - Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing Alfie Kohn

Rethinking Homework - Alfie Kohn

The Nerdy Teacher: #NerdyCast S2E2 - Homework

Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: My thoughts on homework...

My Daughter's Homework is Killing Me

Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers

Homework or Not? That is the (Research) Question. | District Administration Magazine

Before you assign that homework…

My thoughts on homework… | Connected Principals

The Destructive 'Too Much Homework' Myth -

Gazette » Etta Kralovec on The End of Homework – How Homework Disrupts Families, Overburdens Children, and Limits Learning

Abolishing Homework: for the love of learning

The Best Resources For Learning About Homework Issues | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day...

Homework Pros and Cons « William Buell's Blog

Five Hallmarks of Good Homework

Homework's 10 minute rule

15 Things Kids Can Do Instead of Homework

25 Myths About Homework


Philly Teacher: The Homework Conundrum

Learning is life.: An attempt at clarifying my thoughts on homework and learning in general

The Homework Dilemma

Primetime: Putting the conditions for intrinsic motivation into homework in 2nd grade | Findings

The Fisch Flip in Michigan: Dale Eizenga on flipping traditional lecture and homework routines

Reverse Instruction: Dan Pink and Karl’s “Fisch Flip” | Connected Principals