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.

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Do You Pass Along Math Anxiety to Your Kids? I Know I Do!

Parents can pass along their own anxiety about math when helping their kids with their homework, according to a new study.