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Too Much Homework Creates a New Generation of Workaholics

Leah Eichler | Posted 11.17.2014 | Canada Living
Leah Eichler

Let's be clear: No one likes homework. Children groan at the thought of more school work biting into their increasingly diminishing free time. The stress of this added load often degenerates into yelling and tears -- often my own. So when a progressive public school in Quebec announced it was banning homework for elementary school children, I cheered.