Homework Should Be Banned - DebateWise.
According to Scholastic.com there were 103,463 students surveyed and seventy six percent say NO to homework over school break. Teachers, please stop assigning work. It is called a break!
Should homework be scrapped for primary school students? Some educationalists argue that homework provides little benefit for young children. Now, an Oireachtas committee is examining calls for it.
Whether high school students need to finish a term paper for U.S. History or primary students need to write a book report, student learning can easily continue over the holiday break. The questions many teachers face, however, are how much homework do they assign and what are the best methods to make sure students still are able to focus on family time over the break.
These breaks should be free of homework so kids can relax, get rid of stress, and have fun without worrying about tons of projects. Teachers should think about one major question: what’s the point of taking a break in the school year when homework is assigned? These days off should give students free time and an opportunity to take a break.
Over a long break, homework can be very good for students because it: Limits the loss (or “regression”) of new skills. When it comes to student learning, there’s definitely some truth to the saying, “Use it or lose it!”.
Should students have homework? Wiki User 2010-05-16 13:20:20. It is a sad fact of school life that there is homework. Unfortunately, most people do not really learn in school without.
To start, this is a grade- and subject-specific question. Math teachers of all levels should send work home as ongoing reinforcement. Elementary, English, and Language Arts Teachers should absolutely have a novel in process or assign a reading log.