Homeschoolers rarely have to deal with the “H” word, but parents with children in schools, either private or public, are on both sides of the fence on this issue. Until now, Alfie Kohn and a few opponents of homework were the only ones to push against homework. Most educators and administrators pushed for homework for a variety of reasons. Finally, with a recent study out, one NYC Elementary school has gone where no public school had before. Read on to see which side of the fence you stand on.
NYC Elementary School Eliminates Homework