This second-grade teacher just eliminated homework. Is she brilliant or a dunce? | The Tylt

This second-grade teacher just eliminated homework. Is she brilliant or a dunce?

Here's what the teacher told parents on "Meet the Teacher" night: "There will be no formally assigned homework this year ... Rather, I ask you spend your evenings doing things that are proven to correlate with student success. Eat dinner as a family, read together, play outside, and get your child to bed early." People are worried kids are overworked—but will kids who skip homework in the second grade later be left behind? VOTE!


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This second-grade teacher just eliminated homework. Is she brilliant or a dunce?
#NoMoreHomework
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Here's the note from the teacher to her class on the new homework policy. She is part of a "district of innovation." following The Leader in Me school model, which gives her free rein to make decisions like eliminating homework.
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Less memorization and more homework that makes you think.
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One way to win a kid's heart.
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It's like a healthy breakfast. It's the best way to start an education.
FINAL RESULTS
Culture
This second-grade teacher just eliminated homework. Is she brilliant or a dunce?
A festive crown for the winner
#NoMoreHomework
#KeepHomework