Recently, this tweet showed up at the top of my timeline:
I’m personally pretty averse to homework—as as student, I always felt like too much was given out 1, but it could have been worth it if we were learning from it. Usually, it just seemed like a time-waster. What’s the point?
I understand that sometimes, students just need “reps”—after all, that’s how we physically build muscles—but does it really help in the long run? Read the article that Alice shared, then share your thoughts.
- DUH. ↩