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Document Number: 11170

Homework in America - Homework - is it a burdensome chore for most families or do they think their students need more? While the press has given weight to the homework-as-burden argument, this brief looks at the evidence and suggests fewer parents feel their children have too much. Indeed, the majority would welcome more time-consuming assignments. (Tom Loveless, Brookings, March 2014)...

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