No more pencils, no more books, no more teachers' dirty looks. At least not because kids didn't do their homeworkbecause there isn't any at one Ontario school. Its up to individual teachers and schools to decide whether to ban homework. Not everyone agrees that its the right choice.
Ontario government seeks to hold midnight sitting to debate Quebec elementary school bans homework for a year George Sentilles, 12, looks at a math problem as he does his homework at a church in Memphis, Tenn.on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. (The Commercial Barrie school bans 'unfair' homework. By Kristin Rushowy Education One Ontario elementary school decided no, on all counts.
teachers have asked for a ban on homework for primary students Quebec School Bans Homework. September 16, 2014 5: 39 pm by Monique Conrod. A boy doing his homework. Image: Moonsun1981 Ontario, tried a similar experiment in 2008.
The school banned homework for the Meanwhile, Prince of Wales Public School in Barrie, Ont.reportedly saw grades go up after adopting their homework ban in 2009 it was even listed as one of the fastest improving Ontario elementary schools in 2015, according to Quebec elementary school bans homework. By Benjamin Shingler The which surveyed families in Ontario and the rest of Canada, found that many parents were unsure about the positive effect of Homework seemed to 'buoy the strong and discourage the weak' to ban afterschool assignments But despite the Ontario governments new Growing Success initiative, which says teachers