Is Homework Beneficial?

Is homework beneficial? What are the advantages and disadvantages of homework? The quantity of homework assignments given to students over various subjects has been a talking point for a very long time. In the early 20th century, education theorists made California ban homework for children under 15 years by saying that it negatively impacts their physical and mental health. Later in the century, due to the Soviet Union’s technological advances, the public opinion swayed favoring homework. In this writing, kindergarten to fifth graders receive an average of 3 hours per week of homework, 6th to 8th graders receive 3.2 hours...
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