WASHINGTON — New research suggests that math-anxious parents can pass on math anxiety to children, even though they’re trying to be helpful. University of Chicago psychologists say first- and second-graders are more likely to learn less, and…
Kids in Maryland and D.C. are back in school this week. Students in northern Virginia return next week. It\’s a good time to get the homework habit right.
How much homework is too much? Ann Dolin, president of EC Tutoring and author
of the book \”Homework Made Simple: Tips, Tools and Solutions for Stress Free
Homework,\” offers guidance by grade level.
Forty-three percent of 778 parents recently surveyed say they do their kids\’ homework. An expert explains why this is not a good idea.
Video games, cell phones, TV – there\’s a lot to distract your kids away from doing their homework, and for some families it becomes a daily fight. But former Fairfax County teacher Ann Dolan has a few tips.
Students are saddled with homework every day across the world — but it might not be helping them.