Homework Helper – High Schoolers and Cheating

High Schoolers and Cheating A small study of 100 high school juniors from a mid-Western high school, published in the Mid-Western Educational Researcher, shows, yet again, that cheating is rampant. According to Kenneth Kiewra, professor of educational psychology at the University of Nebraska Lincoln, and one of the study’s authors, ‘Students generally understand what constitutes[…]

Homework Marketing – New York State Guidelines on Summer Homework Put Serious Restrictions On Summer Homework

New York State Guidelines on Summer Homework Put Serious Restrictions On Summer Homework Yesterday, I suggested finding out your school, district, or state guidelines on summer homework. A few months ago, I followed the very steps I suggested yesterday for my own state (New York) and I discovered that in May, 2009, the New York[…]