Elementary school nixes homework


Instead of assigning homework, teachers at Gaithersburg Elementary School in Maryland are asking students to spend 30 minutes a night reading, Fox 5 reports. After conducting a review of work students were sent home with, Principal Stephanie Brant and her staff concluded the majority of assignments were worksheets that did not relate to what students were studying in the classroom.

“It was just: we were giving students something because
Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources


  • Want to share a great resource? Let us know at submissions@eschoolmedia.com.