Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


To Give Homework or Not to Give Homework?

Our G.L.A.D. instructors gave us the latest research on homework for all students. Here are the findings...

Ruby House

on 21 April 2011

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of To Give Homework or Not to Give Homework?

3 Homework Myths 1. Homework increases academic achievement 2. If our students don't do lots of homework, their test scores will never be competitive internationally. 3. Those who call homework into question want to dilute the curriculum and kowtow to the inherent laziness of students. "When 45 student dropouts were asked when they knew that they were going to drop out of school and why, almost all mentioned chaotic family lives, cramped living quarters, and kept mentioning inability to complete homework. Homework often punishes studnets in poverty for being poor. According to a 1998 survey by Public Agenda, nearly 50% of parents reported having a serious argument with their children over homework and 34% reported homework as a continuing source of stress and struggle." Kralovec and Buell, Educational Leadership, Volume 58, Number 7, April 2001 What will you do?
Full transcript