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7 things to do before working out or playing sports

Exercise is important, but just as critical is the warm-up. Here are seven things you should to make your workout routine a success.

How homework is affecting students’ sleep

A new survey from Sleep Cycle has found that children are not getting the recommended 8-10 hours of sleep each night. Nearly half of parents report that their children get 7 hours or less of sleep each night. One reason for this is homework.

School bans homework for two years

A German school has decided to ban homework as a means to help kids feel less stressed over their schoolwork. The initiative will run as a test and then be evaluated at the end of two years.

French President wants homework ban as part of education reforms

Paris - If French President Francois Hollande has his way, students could soon be yelling in the streets, "Vive le Francois Hollande!" As part of education reforms, the president is considering a ban on homework.

Mother kills daughter for refusing to do homework

After her 9-year-old daughter refused to complete her reading assignment, a mother lost her temper and beat her child to death.

Texas Teen Lied About Being Attacked Over Homework Assignment

School footage reveals that the student who alleged she was attacked over her homework assignment where she made a sign protesting illegal immigration actually fabricated the entire story. Charges have been filed against the girl.

Report Says Kids Have Too Much Homework

This week, the Toronto District School Board Program and School Services Committee will vote on staff recommendation on how homework should be assigned and defined. They say children are receiving too much homework right now.

Boy Beaten With a 2 x 4 for Slow Homework Completion

A Fairfield, CT man is being held on $750,000 bond after he bound and beat his 13 year old son with a 2 x 4. His torture-type punishment was the result of his slow completion of his homework assignments.

Parents Call for Ban on Homework

Parents in Australia call for ban on homework in schools for primary classes says it intrudes family life and no obvious academic benefit.

Plan the Perfect Murder Assigned as Homework for High School Class

The teacher at a high school in Auckland, New Zealand, wanted to motivate his students to think about people, their actions and their motivations.

Are kids getting too much homework?

This delightful article by one of my favourite columnists really got me thinking about children and homework but ...

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