Monday, May 2, 2016

What research says about the value of homework: Research review

Given that homework is such an engrained aspect of the K-12 culture, you'd think there must be clear evidence that the homework being assigned is beneficial. You'd be wrong.  Researchers are nowhere near consensus on the benefits of homework. In general, there appear to be something research agrees on...
Homework in elementary school has zero effect.

To read more about the confusing state of what research says about homework, go HERE.