High Plains Public Radio

Is The Nightly Homework Battle Worth It?

Nov 6, 2012
Originally published on November 6, 2012 7:03 am

A lot of kids hate homework, and studies show they're getting more of it than ever. But experts are questioning whether the work is worth it. Host Michel Martin discusses the debate over homework with a panel of parents, including regular contributor Jolene Ivey, psychologist Kenneth Goldberg and educator Stephen Jones.