Include Synonyms Include Dead terms. Direct link. Third Edition. Does homework work? Homework is the cause of more friction between school and home than any other aspect of education and becomes the prime battlefield when schools, families, and communities view one another as adversaries. This comprehensive third edition tackles all the tough questions: What's the right amount of homework?
It doesn't have to be a chore - and to prove it we spoke to maths expert, Fiona Goddard. Nothing strikes fear in a parent quite like homework. Okay, maybe the words 'I have food tech tomorrow but only just remembered I need ingredients' are up there, but homework is a headache you have some control over. We're not saying parents should be militant about homework, but with a few tips and tricks in place, homework can become less of a chore.
Harris Cooper received his Ph. From to , he was on the faculty at the University of Missouri. Cooper's research interests follow two paths. The first concerns research synthesis and research methodology.