Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Homework , a waste of time? According to a new study, more homework assignments do not translate into better grades. Researchers looked at transcripts and data of more than 18, tenth grade students, in a study carried out to find what difference extra study at home makes. They found homework doesn't necessarily help children to get more grades, but may help them achieve better standardised test scores, the 'Daily Mail' reported.
Homework is a Waste of Time! How to Work Less & Learn More
Is Homework a Waste of Time? (Breakthroughs Newsletter)
Students are often burdened with doing homework assignments that get the better of them and their valuable time. However, it is also possible for these students to use this time instead for doing other productive tasks or even for intended procrastination, which may in-turn help increase productivity. Do you know people who always have tons of motivation to do homework? Though there might be a few, I guess majority want to avoid doing homework. Me too!
Is Homework A Waste of Time? Let’s Find Out!
This month's focus is on Homework: The Great Debate! If we conducted a survey asking teachers, parents and students the pros and cons of homework, I'm sure the answers would vary greatly, even within each group. I've been involved in the field of education for over 40 years. During that time I've watched philosophical cycles come and go.
Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Sleep: Important Function or Waste of Time Sleeping is essential in order for one to be a functional human being. There have been many different ideas about getting enough sleep, including that a person needs seven to eight hours of sleep nightly. One myth about sleep is that during sleeping, one is in a state of "suspended animation" basically a small coma.