Homework

When your child would rather be hanging out with friends, homework can be the ultimate drag. But those extra minutes and hours logged at home can help your kid get a leg up in the classroom. Here, the case for homework and how to help your kid succeed.

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Major Study Links Using Smartphones for School Work With Lower Grades

Students who rely on smartphones for homework help were more likely to receive lower grades on exams—and see issues with retention over time, according to a study by Rutgers University. But there's still hope for parents to instill good homework habits in kids.

Is Homework a Waste of Students’ Time? Study Finds It’s the Biggest Cause of Teen Stress

As the debate over the need for homework continues, a new study found that it’s the biggest cause of teen stress, leading to sleepless nights and poor academic performance.

This Mom's Viral Rant About Homework is So Spot On

We all want our children to grow up and succeed in the world, but this mom is so right when she says that homework is getting out of hand.

76 Percent of Parents Say Their Kid Is Under Too Much Stress From School

New research reveals some startling stats about how parents feel when it comes to their kid's academic workload.

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How to Find a Tutor During the Pandemic

Whether your family is embracing a hybrid in-school and at-home learning schedule, distance learning, or homeschooling this year, here are some smart ways to find the best tutor for your family's needs.

7 Ways to Establish Good Homework Habits

Help your child get the most out of homework assignments with these tips.

The Reason This Teacher Adopted a No-Homework Policy May Surprise You

Wait; homework isn't helping our kids do better in school? Then, um, why are they doing so much of it?!