Celebrating an Independent Education

How to Minimize Stress During Homework Time

by Paula Ramos

Over the past few years, Saint Andrew's has committed a great deal of time and research into understanding the latest studies and best practices concerning homework.  The school has adopted the National Education Association's recommendation of 10-minutes X the child's grade as a general rule of thumb, e.g. a fifth grader could have up to 50 minutes of homework per school night.  (In Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten, we ask that families read together for at least 20 minutes each evening.)  

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Posted on: 11/ 02/2016 04:05 PM Comments (0)