Ep 41: Homework Part 2

03.30.2021 - By Math is Figure-Out-Able with Pam Harris

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It's part two of our series on homework! Last time we heard Kim's perspective on when and what kinds of homework to give, but now it's Pam's turn. As a teacher for both high school and university classes, Pam gives an insightful look into when homework is necessary, but how we can always allow the humanity of our students to have precedence.
Talking pointsWhat does the research say about homework? How does it vary by gradelevel?What is the purpose of homework?How much homework should students have?What topics should homework cover?The role of students' humanity in grades and homework.

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