Research on Homework

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What does the research say about homework?

Task One: Read Chapters 2 and 3 of The Homework Myth: Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing.

Task Two: Analyze the research and present your perspective on homework based on references from the text in a written reaction.

Task Three: Share your written reaction with your small group. Discuss your standpoints by responding to every member, using at least one reference to the text in every response.