There truly aren’t enough hours in the day for today’s busy kids.
And there benefits; they just tend to plateau around the two-hour mark for high schoolers, the study notes.
So what can be done to stave off the negative effects of too much homework?
Homework is quite beneficial when used the right way and can improve student performance. This well intentioned practice can turn sour if it’s not handled the right way.
Studies show that if a student is inundated with too much homework, not only do they get lower scores, but they are more likely to get stressed.