Children in a kindergarten class read at Henry S. West Laboratory School in Coral Gables, which has instituted a new policy this year to significantly decrease the amount of homework given to students. Instead, the school is encouraging parents to spend more ‘quality, unstructured time’ at home with their children in the evenings.
Children in a kindergarten class read at Henry S. West Laboratory School in Coral Gables, which has instituted a new policy this year to significantly decrease the amount of homework given to students. Instead, the school is encouraging parents to spend more ‘quality, unstructured time’ at home with their children in the evenings. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com
Children in a kindergarten class read at Henry S. West Laboratory School in Coral Gables, which has instituted a new policy this year to significantly decrease the amount of homework given to students. Instead, the school is encouraging parents to spend more ‘quality, unstructured time’ at home with their children in the evenings. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com

One Miami-Dade school says no to homework; will others follow?

September 16, 2016 11:31 AM