In-Focus: What is the purpose of homework?

The Patriot is focusing in on homework and the role it plays in students’ lives:  What is the purpose of homework? Does it help students learn? How much homework do students actually have, and is it too much?

The Patriot looks at the facts and opinions behind this huge component of students’ lives.

The Patriot In-depth: Evaluating the homework load

The Patriot In-depth: Uncovering the point of homework

Pro V. Con: Homework prepares students for real life

Pro V. Con: Homework multiplies students’ stress