TITLE

Your Words

AUTHOR(S)
Fran, S; Susan, R.; Betsy, S.
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Sep2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the opinion of parents in response to author Alfie Kohn's views on homework for school children. According to Kohn, homework has the potential to do more harm than good. A teacher from Baltimore, Maryland, and a mother from Woodburn, Indiana, do not agree with the theory put forth by Kohn. Another parent from Lunenberg, Vermont, however, seems to agree with Kohn and reports that she has taken steps towards reducing homework for her children.
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26967420

 

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